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Late/Upper Oligocene subepoch

General information
Lower boundary: equal to 28.4 Ma (based on Chattian)
Upper boundary: equal to 23.03 Ma (based on Chattian)
Continent: global
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Key correlations
Period: Paleogene
Epoch: Oligocene
Stage: Chattian
10 million year bin: Cenozoic 4
Equivalent to
Overlaps with
  • Harrisonian (24.8 to 20.43 Ma)
  • Waitakian (25.2 to 21.7 Ma)
  • Geringian (30.8 to 26.3 Ma)
  • Whaingaroan (34.3 to 27.3 Ma)
  • Interval name: