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Tithonian

Hierarchy:Phanerozoic Mesozoic  Jurassic   Late Jurassic
    Tithonian
Classification:Age (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:~145.0 Ma
Base:152.1 ± 0.9 Ma
Preceeds:Cretaceous Early Cretaceous  Berriasian
Follows:Kimmeridgian
GSSP:Candidates are Mt. Crussol or Canjuers (SE France) and Fornazzo (Sicily, S. Italy)
Fossil Record

Data via PaleoBioDB


Taxa Count Key
First appearance
Extinction
First appearance and extinction
Related precursors
KingdomPhylumClassTaxa Count
AnimaliaAnnelida Clitellata3
AnimaliaAnnelida Polychaeta38
AnimaliaArthropoda Arachnida39
AnimaliaArthropoda Branchiopoda14
AnimaliaArthropoda Cephalocarida1
AnimaliaArthropoda Chilopoda7
AnimaliaArthropoda Diplopoda4
AnimaliaArthropoda Entognatha1
AnimaliaArthropoda Insecta1,344
AnimaliaArthropoda Malacostraca288
AnimaliaArthropoda Maxillopoda16
AnimaliaArthropoda Merostomata1
AnimaliaArthropoda Ostracoda98
AnimaliaArthropoda Pycnogonida1
AnimaliaArthropoda Remipedia1
AnimaliaBrachiopoda Craniata6
AnimaliaBrachiopoda Lingulata19
AnimaliaBrachiopoda Rhynchonellata246
AnimaliaBrachiopoda Strophomenata10
AnimaliaBryozoa Gymnolaemata17
AnimaliaBryozoa Stenolaemata48
AnimaliaChordata Actinopterygii31
AnimaliaChordata Amphibia20
AnimaliaChordata Ascidiacea1
AnimaliaChordata Aves1
AnimaliaChordata Cephalaspidomorphi1
AnimaliaChordata Elasmobranchii40
AnimaliaChordata Holocephali3
AnimaliaChordata Mammalia109
AnimaliaChordata Myxini1
AnimaliaChordata Reptilia602
AnimaliaChordata Sarcopterygii11
AnimaliaCnidaria Anthozoa597
AnimaliaCnidaria Cubozoa1
AnimaliaCnidaria Hydrozoa5
AnimaliaCnidaria Scyphozoa2
AnimaliaEchinodermata Asteroidea48
AnimaliaEchinodermata Crinoidea38
AnimaliaEchinodermata Echinoidea89
AnimaliaEchinodermata Holothuroidea50
AnimaliaEchinodermata Ophiuroidea43
AnimaliaHemichordata Enteropneusta4
AnimaliaHemichordata Pterobranchia2
AnimaliaMollusca Bivalvia525
AnimaliaMollusca Cephalopoda482
AnimaliaMollusca Gastropoda396
AnimaliaMollusca Monoplacophora1
AnimaliaMollusca Polyplacophora10
AnimaliaMollusca Scaphopoda12
AnimaliaNematoda Adenophorea2
AnimaliaNematoda Secernentea2
AnimaliaPorifera Calcarea29
AnimaliaPorifera Demospongiae64
AnimaliaPorifera Hexactinellida86
AnimaliaPorifera Homoscleromorpha1
BacteriaCyanobacteria Cyanophyceae6
ChromistaCiliophora Cyrtophoria1
ChromistaCiliophora Oligotrichea2
ChromistaForaminifera Globothalamea130
ChromistaForaminifera Monothalamea29
ChromistaForaminifera Tubothalamea40
ChromistaHaptophyta Prymnesiophyceae34
ChromistaMyzozoa Dinophyceae28
ChromistaOchrophyta Phaeophyceae2
ChromistaRadiozoa Polycystina758
PlantaeBryophyta Bryopsida3
PlantaeCharophyta Charophyceae7
PlantaeCharophyta Zygnematophyceae1
PlantaeChlorophyta Chlorophyceae3
PlantaeChlorophyta Trebouxiophyceae2
PlantaeChlorophyta Ulvophyceae52
PlantaeMarchantiophyta Marchantiopsida7
PlantaeRhodophyta Florideophyceae13
PlantaeRhodophyta Rhodophyceae4
PlantaeTracheophyta Cycadopsida24
PlantaeTracheophyta Ginkgoopsida13
PlantaeTracheophyta Gnetopsida5
PlantaeTracheophyta Lycopodiopsida23
PlantaeTracheophyta Magnoliopsida12
PlantaeTracheophyta Pinopsida60
PlantaeTracheophyta Polypodiopsida62
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Morokweng impactImpact Event145.0 ± 0.8 MaSouth Africa
Pangaea breakup (ongoing)Continental Breakup175 - 55 MaGlobal
Andean orogeny (ongoing)OrogenyMaximum Age: 200 MaSouth America
Laurasia supercontinent (ongoing)Supercontinent215 - 55 MaNorthern Hemisphere


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