Geographical distribution

Related to Geographical distribution: geographic area
the natural arrangements of animals and plants in particular regions or districts.
See under Distribution.

See also: Distribution, Geographic

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In considering the Origin of Species, it is quite conceivable that a naturalist, reflecting on the mutual affinities of organic beings, on their embryological relations, their geographical distribution, geological succession, and other such facts, might come to the conclusion that each species had not been independently created, but had descended, like varieties, from other species.
In the next chapter I shall consider the geological succession of organic beings throughout time; in the eleventh and twelfth, their geographical distribution throughout space; in the thirteenth, their classification or mutual affinities, both when mature and in an embryonic condition.
It is a very curious circumstance in its geographical distribution, that it has never been seen, fortunately for the inhabitants of Banda Oriental, to the eastward of the river Uruguay: yet in this province there are plains which appear admirably adapted to its habits.
Lund and Clausen in the caves of Brazil, are highly interesting facts with respect to the geographical distribution of animals.
The genus has a wide geographical distribution, being found wherever sought and deplored wherever found.
He added, 'The classification should include several things such as school categories, geographical distribution, number of students and the financial capacity of these schools.'
As per the agreement, the commercial location data will be provided according to geographical distribution in Qatar so that the company will be able to merge it with data and update maps for navigation systems in cars.
Branchiura -- A Compendium of The Geographical Distribution and Summary of Their Biology
The 86-page book is said to provide a comprehensive analysis of capacity by elastomer type, by geographical distribution and by corporate ownership.
Geographical distribution of milk and dairy products export shows that the main importing country is Kazakhstan, which consistently purchases 98% of dairy products.
The next section examines the geographical distribution of psychological traits via maps of traits and life satisfaction by U.S.

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