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Prehistoric Scratchpad
PhBP Po10BP

Second part of the Paleogene. Began with period of global warming followed by an extinction event, followed by the "dawn" of many orders of mammals. These mammals entered North America from Europe over a land bridge. Creation of south polar current caused global cooling and led to the Oligocene extinction.

Eocene Epoch Web Pages[]

Classification[]

  • Paleogene Period - Earliest part of the Cenozoic.
    • Eocene Epoch
      • Ypresian Age - Ypresian Age
      • Lutetian Age - Lutetian Age
      • Bartonian Age - Bartonian Age
      • Priabonian Age - Priabonian Age

Eocene Epoch In the News[]

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