Neogene


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Neogene

the upper part of the TERTIARY PERIOD including the Pleistocene, Pliocene and Miocene epochs.
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Neogene mammalian faunal change in southern Asia: correlations with climatic, tectonic and eustatic events.
The Neogene thin-skinned fault structure of the sierra de Talacasto-La Dehesa was exhumed and eroded, and then gravity started to work on the suitably oriented slopes.
The basin fill consists of thick sedimentary successions of dominant siliciclastic and subordinate carbonate discrete depositional packages of Eocene-Oligocene marine deposits and Neogene molasse deposits.
Cryptic diversity of African tigerfish (Genus Hydrocynus) reveals palaeogeographic signatures of linked Neogene geotectonic events.
Keynote Sites and Itineraries; and is enhanced with the inclusion of a Geological Timescale; Neogene Timescale; Quaternary Timescale; Glossary, Logistics, and an Index.
used the Delauney triangulation method to determine the distance between lineaments in the Neogene Duero Basin (approximately 150 km x 250 km), which is larger than our study area [2].
Aghchegil is the only deposit of the Neogene and also the last deposition occurred in KD sedimentary basin.
m3 of natural gas, but reservoirs in dozens of bn m3 of natural gas were discovered in the pre Neogene of the Austrian part of the Vienna basin.
The most prospective of them are Durkov in Mesozoic carbonate underlier, Trebisov in Neogene formations and Besa-Cicarovce in a buried stratovolcano.
Mammalian herbivore communities, ancient feeding ecology, and carbon isotopes: a 10 million-year sequence from the Neogene of Florida.
Eocene flysch facies in the study area, set in the South East of Iran, the zone name Zabul - Baluch, Sistan Suture zone and or zone Nehbandan - Kash is Rock units in the study area includes a colorful melange , flysch of Cretaceous, Paleocene and Eocene flysch of the ultrabasic parts, materials, volcanic and clastic rocks are Neogene [1].
The geo-climatic differ entiation of northern and southern South America during the Neogene may have driven the disparate divergence processes for these rodent clades.