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The study of the geographic distribution of organisms.

bi′o·ge·og′ra·pher n.
bi′o·ge′o·graph′ic (-jē′ə-grăf′ĭk), bi′o·ge′o·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
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Adj.1.biogeographical - of or relating to or involved with biogeographybiogeographical - of or relating to or involved with biogeography
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The park bridges two major biogeographical provinces within 250,000 acres of land and sea, protecting a rich array of natural and cultural resources.
Biogeographical analysis of chemical co-occurrence data to identify priorities for mixtures research.
New invasive species are continuously being identified causing a negative impact in different biogeographical regions (Evans & Dooley 2013, Kondo et al.
Thus, it is probably no coincidence finding that the distribution of this tradition falls on what geographers define as the Atlantic biogeographical region of Europe (Fig.
In part III, I investigated the influence of environmental variation and spatial distribution of phylogenetic lineages on body size (chapter 4) and on shape of the skull and mandible (chapter 5), in the context of biogeographical variation of mean size and shape in sigmodontine assemblages.
22[degrees]30'N has been suggested as the northern boundary of the tropical zone in south and southeastern China based on the biogeographical patterns of Chinese seed plants, since south of this line regional floras are dominated by tropical genera (Zhu et al.
This paper presents the first complete list of species deposited in CRFS-UEPB, with first records of 4 species and 1 genus in Brazil; the publication of these data allows better access to the biogeographical taxa information and facilitates an understanding of their distribution, serving as a documentary record of their occurrence, helping studies of taxonomy, phylogeography, and conservation.
However, recent studies on genus Lemniscomys (Trouessart, 1881) have exclusively focused on the biogeographical, phylogenetic, chromosomal and molecular analysis (Castaglia et al.
This study attempts to explore biogeographical patterns in vertebrate assemblages of the Czech Republic and to delineate faunal biogeographical regions of the country.