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Bashkirian

Hierarchy:Phanerozoic Paleozoic  Carboniferous   Pennsylvanian
    Bashkirian
Classification:Age (as per International Commission on Stratigraphy)
Top:315.2 ± 0.2 Ma
Base:323.2 ± 0.4 Ma
Preceeds:Moscovian
Follows:Mississippian Serpukhovian
GSSP:Arrow Canyon, Nevada, USA
GSSP location:36.7333°N, 114.7780°W
GSSP link:View Global Boundary Stratotype Section and Point of the International Commission on Stratigraphy
 

Geologic Events

Event NameTypeAgeArea
Mauritanide Belt orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~320 - ~270 MaWest Africa
Uralian orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~320 - ~175 MaRussia
Pangaea assembly (ongoing)Continental Assembly335 - 272 MaGlobal
Variscan/Hercynian orogeny (concludes)Orogeny~400 - ~280 MaEurope/North America


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