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date: 26 February 2020


A Dictionary of Biology
Elizabeth MartinElizabeth Martin, Robert HineRobert Hine

The final geological period of the Mesozoic era. It extended from about 145 million years ago, following the Jurassic, to about 65 million years ago, when it was succeeded by the Palaeogene period. The name of the period is derived from ... ...

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