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Frasnian

Hierarchy:Phanerozoic Paleozoic  Devonian   Late Devonian
    Frasnian
Classification:Age (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:372.2 ± 1.6 Ma
Base:382.7 ± 1.6 Ma
Preceeds:Famennian
Follows:Middle Devonian Givetian
GSSP:Col du Puech de la Suque, Montage Noire, France
GSSP location:43.5032°N, 3.0868°E
GSSP link:View Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point of the International Commission on Stratigraphy
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Late Devonian extinction (concludes)Mass Extinction Event~375 - ~360 MaGlobal
Siljan impactImpact Event376.8 ± 1.7 MaSweden
Variscan/Hercynian orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~400 - ~280 MaEurope/North America


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