Gateway to the Paleobiology Database

Clifdenian age/stage

General information
Lower boundary: equal to 15.9 Ma (see scale)
Upper boundary: equal to 13.65 Ma (based on Langhian)
Continent: New Zealand
See collections within this interval
See map of collections within this interval
Key correlations
Period: Neogene
Epoch: Miocene
Subepoch: Middle Miocene
Stage: Langhian
10 million year bin: Cenozoic 5
Previous intervals
Shares base with
Shares top with
Overlaps with
  • Laventan (13.8 to 11.8 Ma)
  • Friasian (16.3 to 15.5 Ma)
  • Interval name: