Ciscaucasia - definition of Ciscaucasia by The Free Dictionary
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A steppeland of southwest Russia north of the main range of the Caucasus Mountains.
Ciscaucasia (ˌsɪskɔːˈkeɪzɪə; -ʒə)
(Placename) the part of Caucasia north of the Caucasus Mountains
Cis•cau•ca•sia (ˌsɪs kɔˈkeɪ ʒə, -ʃə)
the part of Caucasia north of the Caucasus Mountains.
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The majority of melanistic hamsters were from Bashkortostan (10 skins), following by Ukraine (5), Nizhniy Novgorod (2), and Ciscaucasia
Kuprichenkov MT, Antonova TN (2010) Enzymes in Ciscaucasia
It is known from eastern Ciscaucasia
(lowland of river Terek), eastern Transcaucasia (Armenia and Nakhichivan Auto-nomous Republic) (Iablokoff-Khnzoryan, 1967), Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, southern Kazakhstan and Iran (Medvedev, 1951).