Palearctic

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

Definition of Palearctic 

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

First Known Use of Palearctic

1858, in the meaning defined above

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