Definition of Eocene. Meaning of Eocene. Synonyms of Eocene

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Definition of Eocene

Eocene
Eocene E"o*cene, a. [Gr. ? daybreak, dawn + ? new, recent.] (Geol.) Pertaining to the first in time of the three subdivisions into which the Tertiary formation is divided by geologists, and alluding to the approximation in its life to that of the present era; as, Eocene deposits. -- n. The Eocene formation. --Lyell.

Meaning of Eocene from wikipedia

- The Eocene ( /ˈiː.əˌsiːn, ˈiː.oʊ-/ EE-ə-seen, EE-oh-) Epoch is a geological epoch that lasted from about 56 to 33.9 million years ago (mya). It is the...
- The Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM), alternatively "Eocene thermal maximum 1" (ETM1), and formerly known as the "Initial Eocene" or "Late Paleocene...
- K–Pg Tr–J P–Tr Cap Late D O–S The Eocene–Oligocene extinction event, the transition between the end of the Eocene (33.9 Ma) and the beginning of the...
- Two immature specimens of polyxenidan millipedes are described from the Eocene Bitterfeld amber (Germany) by Haug et al. (2018). First known millipede...
- Eocene Thermal Maximum 2 (ETM-2), also called H-1 or the Elmo (Eocene Layer of Mysterious Origin) event, was a transient period of global warming that...
- unrelated to existing Carnivora). The Eocene Epoch ranged from 56 million years to 33.9 million years ago. In the Early-Eocene, species living in dense forest...
- Columbia, Canada, that represents one of the best preserved collections of Eocene Epoch floras in the world, with rich species abundance and diversity. It...
- southeastern Asia. During the peak of odd-toed ungulate existence, from the Eocene to the Oligocene, perissodactyls were distributed over much of the globe...
- Clarke et al. 2007 (Late Eocene of Atacama Desert, Peru) Pachydyptes Oliver 1930 (Late Eocene) Inkayacu Clarke et al. 2010 (Late Eocene of South America) Kairuku...
- Richard K.; Covert, Herbert H. (2014). "A new genus and species of early Eocene (Ypresian) Artiodactyla (Mammalia), Gagadon minimonstrum, from Bitter Cr****...
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