The PEDIGREE of
Pleistocene Epoch (Cenozoic Era / Neogene Period)

     aka Quaternary (5th) Glaciation Epoch); (subdivided into Gelasian, Early, Middle and Tyrrhenian Stages)

     Born:  1.8 M BC    Died:  15,000 BC


 "Child(ren)":       Wolstonian Glaciation   ;   several older glaciations   ;   Gunz-Nebraskan glaciation (680 - 620 k BC)   ;   Cromerian interglacial (620 k BC)   ;   4 Mindel glaciations (455 - 240 k BC)   ;   Hoxnian interglacial (380 k BC)
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/-- Ediacaran Period   +====> [ 50]
/-- Cambrian Period (Paleozoic Era / Phanerozoic Eon)
/-- Ordovician Period (Paleozoic Era)
/-- Silurian Period (Paleozoic Era)
/-- Devonian Period (Paleozoic Era)
/-- Carboniferous Period (Paleozoic Era)
/-- Permian Period (Paleozoic Era)
/-- Triassic Period (Mesozoic Era)
/-- Jurassic Period (Mesozoic Era)
/-- Cretaceous Period (Mesozoic Era)
/-- Paleocene Epoch (Cenozoic Era / Paleogene Period)
/-- Eocene Epoch (Paleogene Period)  (57 M BC - 34 M BC)
/-- Oligocene Epoch (Paleogene Period)  (34 M BC - 23 M BC)
/-- Miocene Epoch (Neogene Period)  (23 M BC - 5.3 M BC)
/-- Pliocene Epoch (Neogene Period)  (5.3 M BC - 1.8 M BC)
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- Pleistocene Epoch (Cenozoic Era / Neogene Period)
 

 
  ``3-Great Grandchild:''       Younger Dryas
 
  ``9-Great Grandchild:''       Subatlantic Chronozone
 

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