Definition of phytogeographical kingdom in US English:

phytogeographical kingdom


  • Each of a number of major areas of the earth distinguished on the basis of the characteristic plants present. They usually include the Boreal, Paleotropical, Neotropical, Australian, and Antarctic kingdoms.

    • ‘To avoid arbitrariness as much as possible, Schouw fixed the conditions to be observed in laying down such a phytogeographical kingdom.’


phytogeographical kingdom

/ˌfīdōˌjēəˌɡrafikəl ˈkiNGdəm/