Eogene


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Eogene

(ˈiːəʊˌdʒiːn)
adj, n
(Geological Science) another word for Palaeogene
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Middle Jurassic- Late Cretaceous (0), Eogene [Oligocene, Eocene, Paleocene] (1), Neogene [Pliocene, Miocene] (2), Pleistocene, Holocene (3) 10.
It was formed between the Late Eocene and Early Oligocene and the Eogene sandstone-conglomerate red beds are widely distributed within the basin.