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Palearctic

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adjective Pa·le·arc·tic \ˌpā-lē-ˈärk-tik, -ˈär-tik\

Definition of Palearctic

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a biogeographic region or subregion that includes Europe, Asia north of the Himalayas, and Africa north of the Sahara



1858

First Known Use of palearctic

1858

Rhymes with palearctic


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