Neogaea[nē′ō jē′ə, nē′ə-]
Neogaea definition by Webster's New World
one of the three primary zoogeographic areas of the earth, coextensive with the Neotropical realm
Origin: Modern Latin ; from neo- plush Classical Greek gaia, earth
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- Neogaean adjective
Neogaea definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A region that is coextensive with the Neotropical region and is considered one of the primary biogeographic realms.
Origin: New Latin : neo- + Greek gaia, earth.
- Neˌo·gaeˈan adjective