Geologic timespans similar to or like Neogene

Geologic period and system that spans 20.45 million years from the end of the Paleogene Period million years ago (Mya) to the beginning of the present Quaternary Period Mya. Wikipedia

  • Paleogene

    Geologic period and system that spans 43 million years from the end of the Cretaceous Period million years ago (Mya) to the beginning of the Neogene Period Mya. Beginning of the Cenozoic Era of the present Phanerozoic Eon. Wikipedia

  • Carboniferous

    Geologic period and system that spans 60 million years from the end of the Devonian Period million years ago , to the beginning of the Permian Period, Mya. Coined by geologists William Conybeare and William Phillips in 1822. Wikipedia

  • Jurassic

    Geologic period and system that spanned 56 million years from the end of the Triassic Period million years ago to the beginning of the Cretaceous Period Mya. The Jurassic constitutes the middle period of the Mesozoic Era. Wikipedia

  • Silurian

    Geologic period and system spanning 24.6 million years from the end of the Ordovician Period, at million years ago , to the beginning of the Devonian Period, Mya. Shortest period of the Paleozoic Era. Wikipedia

  • Miocene

    First geological epoch of the Neogene Period and extends from about . Named by Scottish author Charles Lyell; its name comes from the Greek words μείων and καινός (kainos, "new") and means "less recent" because it has 18% fewer modern sea invertebrates than the Pliocene. Wikipedia

  • Triassic

    Geologic period and system which spans 50.6 million years from the end of the Permian Period 251.902 million years ago , to the beginning of the Jurassic Period 201.36 Mya. First and shortest period of the Mesozoic Era. Wikipedia

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    • Early Mesozoic and Neogene plutonism in Bolivia's Cordillera Central created the Bolivian tin belt as well as the famous, now depleted, deposits of Cerro Rico de Potosí.Andes-Wikipedia
    • The Neogene evolution of the Central Mediterranean system is dominated by the migration of the Calabrian Arc to the southeast, overriding the African Plate and its promontories.Calabria-Wikipedia
    • High "massifs" with external sedimentary cover are more common in the Western Alps and were affected by Neogene Period thin-skinned thrusting whereas the Eastern Alps have comparatively few high peaked massifs.Alps-Wikipedia
    • For example, volcanic rock from the Paleogene and Neogene periods (66 million – 2.6 million years ago) occurs in the San Juan Mountains and in other areas.Rocky Mountains-Wikipedia
    • The aridification and cooling trends of the preceding Neogene were continued in the Pleistocene.Pleistocene-Wikipedia
    • The geology of Alaska is typical of that of the cordillera, while the major islands of Hawaii consist of Neogene volcanics erupted over a hot spot.North America-Wikipedia

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