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Mississippian (geology)

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The Mississippian is a subperiod in the geologic timescale or a subsystem of the geologic record. It is the earliest/lowermost of two subperiods of the Carboniferous period ...

Mississippian Period: Overview | New Georgia Encyclopedia

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Aug 6, 2015 ... The Mississippian Period in the midwestern and southeastern United States, which lasted from about A.D. 800 to 1600, saw the development of ...

Mississippian - Department of Paleobiology - Smithsonian

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Because these two sets of rocks are easily distinguished in North America, the terms Mississippian Epoch and Pennsylvanian Epoch are commonly used by ...

Mississippian Period - Encyclopedia of Arkansas

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May 28, 2014 ... The Mississippian Period is one of several broad categories (including Paleoindian, Archaic, and Woodland) that archaeologists use to ...

History of Earth - Mississippian Period - (Paleozoic Era) - Corzak

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THE MISSISSIPPIAN PERIOD 360 TO 325 Million Years Ago. The Age of Amphibians Giant Salamanders Proliferate as Vast Forests Spread (Also called the ...

Mississippian Period - Fort Smith National Historic Site (U.S. ...

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Mississippian Period: AD 1100–1541. The Mississippian period represents several major changes in prehistoric lifeways. Among the many technological ...

NATIVE HISTORY ASSOCIATION - The Mississippian Period

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A synopsis of the Mississippian Period in Middle Tennessee.

Native Americans:Prehistoric:Mississippian - Illinois State Museum

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The Mississippian period begins 1,100 years ago (A.D. 900) and continues in Illinois until 550 years ago (A.D. 1450). Mississippian people lived throughout ...

Mississippian Period Fossils - Illinois State Museum

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Mississippian Period Fossils. This album contains images of fossils from the Mississippian Period, 354 - 323 years ago. Illinois was south of the equator. Shallow ...

Carboniferous Period | geochronology | Britannica.com

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Fifth interval of the Paleozoic Era, succeeding the Devonian Period and ... The Early Carboniferous (Mississippian) world is characterized by Laurussia, a series  ...

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Palaeos Paleozoic: Carboniferous: Early Carboniferous ...

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Introduction. The Early Carboniferous or Mississippian sub-period lasted for about 40 million years. During that time animal life, both vertebrate and invertebrate, ...

The Carboniferous Period

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The Carboniferous Period is famous for its vast swamp forests, such as the one ... The Mississippian and Pennsylvanian, in turn, are subdivided into a number of ...