relic distribution defined in 1951 yearrelic distribution - relic (or relict) distribution (relic fauna, relic flora);
relic distribution - Spatial distribution which represents localized remains of an originally much wider distribution. E.g. organisms widespread in glacial times now confined to mountain tops. See also: Relic, Refugium.
near relic distribution in Knolik
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