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Miocene epoch

General information
Lower boundary: equal to 23.03 Ma (based on Aquitanian)
Upper boundary: equal to 5.332 Ma (based on Messinian)
Continent: global
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Key correlations
Period: Neogene
Overlaps with
  • Montehermosan (6.8 to 4.0 Ma)
  • MN 13 (7.246 to 4.9 Ma)
  • Hemphillian (10.3 to 4.9 Ma)
  • Late/Upper Hemphillian (10.3 to 4.9 Ma)
  • late Early Hemphillian (10.3 to 4.9 Ma)
  • early Early Hemphillian (10.3 to 4.9 Ma)
  • Baodean (11.1 to 4.9 Ma)
  • Harrisonian (24.8 to 20.43 Ma)
  • Waitakian (25.2 to 21.7 Ma)
  • Deseadan (29.0 to 21.0 Ma)
  • Arikareean (30.8 to 20.43 Ma)
  • late Late Arikareean (30.8 to 20.43 Ma)
  • early Late Arikareean (30.8 to 20.43 Ma)
  • late Early Arikareean (30.8 to 20.43 Ma)
  • early Early Arikareean (30.8 to 20.43 Ma)
  • Landon (34.3 to 21.7 Ma)
  • Interval name: