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Zechstein age/stage

General information
Lower boundary: after 259 Ma (based on Wuchiapingian)
Upper boundary: equal to 252.3 Ma (based on Changhsingian)
Continent: Europe
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Key correlations
Period: Permian
Epoch: Lopingian
10 million year bin: Permian 4
Contained within
Overlaps with
  • Makarewan (253.0 to 251.3 Ma)
  • Vyatkian (259.0 to 252.3 Ma)
  • Early/Lower Vyatkian (259.0 to 252.3 Ma)
  • Severodvinian (265.0 to 254.0 Ma)
  • Wargal (265.0 to 254.0 Ma)
  • Late/Upper Severodvinian (265.0 to 254.0 Ma)
  • Rotliegendes (298.9 to 254.0 Ma)
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