The Mammals of the Palaearctic
Region: A taxonomic review.
Afghanistan's wildlife was shared with the Palaearctic
(Europe and northern Asia, including such species as brown bears, wolves, and lynx), the Afrotropic (gazelles and hyenas), and the Indomalayan (leopard cats and giant flying squirrels) regions.
In total, 72 species of Eudarcia have been reported worldwide, and most of these (61 species) are distributed throughout the Palaearctic
region (Bidzilya et al.
It contains 74 species in the West Palaearctic
Cytological differentiation of burrowing mammals in the Palaearctic
. In: Symposium Theriologicum II (eds.
Some 375 species of birds, including the rare Siberian Crane, have been recorded in the park, described by Unesco as an important wintering ground of Palaearctic
migratory waterfowl and renowned for its large congregation of non-migratory resident breeding birds.
Geographically, Aleuropleurocelus is known from the Western Hemisphere whereas Tetralicia is primarily known from the Palaearctic
Catalogue of Palaearctic
Coleoptera; Volume 1: Archostemata-Myxophaga-Adephaga, Revised and Updated Edition
This genus is large in number of species, includes 67 species (39 in the Afrotropical region, 1 in Andean, 10 in Australasian, 2 species in each of Nearctic and Neotropical, 37 in Oriental and 26 Palaearctic
The genus is associated with 32 plant families, but only nine species have been recorded in Asteraceae (Gagne and Jaschhof, 2014): six in the Palaearctic
Region: Clinodiplosis artemisiarum Kieffer, 1909; C.
The common hamster Cricetus cricetus (Linnaeus, 1758) is a widespread Palaearctic
rodent of prominent external appearance.