The Eastern Arctic Seas Encyclopedia

2016 Edition
| Editors: Igor S. Zonn, Andrey G. Kostianoy, Aleksandr V. Semenov

Beringida

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24237-8_78

Beringida – a paleobiogeographical land covering the continental shelf of the Laptev Sea; East Siberian, Chukchi, and Bering seas; the adjacent marginal lowlands of northeastern Asia and Alaska; and low-hill terrains with vast depressions, fringing them. The term was suggested by A. Sher.

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