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The study of the geographic distribution of fossil organisms.

pa′le·o·bi′o·ge′o·graph′ic (-jē′ə-grăf′ĭk), pa′le·o·bi′o·ge′o·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.


(ˌpeɪ li oʊˌbaɪ oʊ dʒiˈɒg rə fi; esp. Brit. ˌpæl i-)

the study of the distribution of ancient plants and animals.
pa`le•o•bi`o•ge`o•graph′ic (-əˈgræf ɪk) pa`le•o•bi`o•ge`o•graph′i•cal, adj.
pa`le•o•bi`o•ge•og′ra•pher, n.
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A systematic, biostratigraphic, and paleobiogeographic reevaluation of the Siwalik Hipparionine horse assemblage from the Potwar Plateau, Northern Pakistan.
The Restless Indian Plate and Its Epic Voyage From Gondwana to Asia: Its Tectonic, Paleoclimatic, and Paleobiogeographic Evolution
The identification of Cuvierichelys parisiensis in Boutersem allows us to expand the paleobiogeographic distribution of this species.
Dispersal of marine invertebrate organisms: paleobiogeographic and biostratigraphic implications.
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Modern benthic ostracodes from Lutzow-Holm Bay, East Antarctica: paleoceanographic, paleobiogeographic, and evolutionary significance.
Systematic, paleoecologic and paleobiogeographic analysis of the Plio-Pleistocene Mediteranean elasmobranch fauna.
Morphological trends in the fossil pollen of Decodon and the paleobiogeographic history of the genus.
Further work in the Cenomanian of North America will no doubt elucidate these paleogeographic and paleobiogeographic scenarios.
2010: Fossil Proboscidea from the upper Cenozoic of Central America: Taxonomy, evolutionary and paleobiogeographic significance.
Paleobiogeographic changes at the Pleistocene-Holocene boundary near Pintwater Cave, southern Nevada.