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Friasian age/stage

General information
Lower boundary: equal to 16.3 Ma (see scale)
Upper boundary: equal to 15.5 Ma (see scale)
Continent: South America
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Key correlations
Period: Neogene
Epoch: Miocene
10 million year bin: Cenozoic 5
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Overlaps with
  • Southland (15.9 to 10.92 Ma)
  • Clifdenian (15.9 to 13.65 Ma)
  • Middle Miocene (15.97 to 11.608 Ma)
  • Astaracian (15.97 to 11.608 Ma)
  • Barstovian (15.97 to 13.6 Ma)
  • late Late Barstovian (15.97 to 13.6 Ma)
  • early Late Barstovian (15.97 to 13.6 Ma)
  • Early/Lower Barstovian (15.97 to 13.6 Ma)
  • Langhian (15.97 to 13.65 Ma)
  • MN 5 (15.97 to 13.65 Ma)
  • MN 4 (16.9 to 15.97 Ma)
  • Altonian (19.0 to 15.9 Ma)
  • Orleanian (20.0 to 15.97 Ma)
  • Burdigalian (20.43 to 15.97 Ma)
  • Hemingfordian (20.43 to 15.97 Ma)
  • Late/Upper Hemingfordian (20.43 to 15.97 Ma)
  • Early/Lower Hemingfordian (20.43 to 15.97 Ma)
  • Pareora (21.7 to 15.9 Ma)
  • Early/Lower Miocene (23.03 to 15.97 Ma)
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