The PEDIGREE of
Pliocene Epoch (Neogene Period)

 
     Geology: the Plio-Pleistocene glaciation began ca 2.5 Mln. BC; (subdivided into Zanclean and Piacenzian Stages); (there was a mild extinction (e.g. of mollusks) at the end of this epoch believed to be caused by supernova explosion)

     Born:  5.3 M BC    Died:  1.8 M BC


 "Child(ren)":       Pleistocene Epoch (Cenozoic Era / Neogene Period)
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/-- Cryogenian Period (Neoproterozoic Era)   +====> [ 49]
/-- Ediacaran Period (Neoproterozoic Era / Proterozoic Eon)
/-- 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)
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- Pliocene Epoch (Neogene Period)
 

 
  ``3-Great Grandchild:''       Holocene Epoch (Phanerozoic Eon / Cenozoic Era / Neogene Period)
 
  ``9-Great Grandchild:''       Subboreal Chronozone
 

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