Palearctic


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Palearctic

(pā′lē-ärk′tĭk, -är′tĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to the biogeographic region that includes Europe, the northwest coast of Africa, and Asia north of the Himalaya Mountains.
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Meeting "Reproduction and Important Habitats of Migratory Birds of the Western Palearctic".--Acta Zool.
Phylogeny of Palearctic vole species (genus Microtus, Rodentia) based on mitochondrial sequences.
chinensis, distributed in the Eastern Palearctic. Both are relatively small forms with a body length of less than 2 cm (see Fig.
In 1988 and both the Rarities Committee and the Records Committee of the British Ornithologists Union accepted the record as being of a Blackburnian warbler, the first for the Western Palearctic.
European grapevine moth, Lobesia botrana (Denis & Schiffermüller), is endemic to Mediterranean Europe, has invaded portions of the Palearctic region (Europe, west Asia and North Africa) and East Africa, and was detected for the first time in the Americas in Chile, April 2008; in California, September 2009; and in Argentina, April 2010 (Ioriatti et al.
Anopheles Hyrcanus Group consists of several species that are vectors of malaria, filariasis and other mosquito-borne diseases in the Oriental and Palearctic regions.
National Park Ichkeul, is one of the main wintering for water birds of the Western Palearctic, and it is characterised by very specific hydrology of the lagoonal-lacustrine system that affects vegetation and thousands of migratory water birds.
As such, six broad geographic characters were defined: Nearctic (Area A), Neotropical (Area B), Palearctic (Area C), Ethiopian (Area D), Oriental (Area E), and Australasian (Area F; includes Oceanian and Antarctic regions) (Fig.
asthenogmus in South America, which has previously been recorded in the Caribbean, India, North Africa, the Palearctic, China, Seychelles, and Sri Lanka [19, 21-24].
Townes, "A catalogue and reclassification of the eastern palearctic Ichneumonidae," Memoirs of American Entomological Institute, no.