Mesozoic era


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Mesozoic era

The geological era between the Paleozoic and Cenozoic eras: 248 to 65 million years ago. It is sometimes called the “Age of Dinosaurs.”
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Noun1.Mesozoic era - from 230 million to 63 million years agoMesozoic era - from 230 million to 63 million years ago
Cretaceous, Cretaceous period - from 135 million to 63 million years ago; end of the age of reptiles; appearance of modern insects and flowering plants
Jurassic, Jurassic period - from 190 million to 135 million years ago; dinosaurs; conifers
Triassic, Triassic period - from 230 million to 190 million years ago; dinosaurs, marine reptiles; volcanic activity
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The weird flora and fauna of Caspak were as possible under the thick, warm atmospheric conditions of the super-heated crater as they were in the Mesozoic era under almost exactly similar conditions, which were then probably world-wide.
Aberdeen FC's matchday programme will supersede their rivalry with Ross County by taking inspiration from the Mesozoic era.
Duck-billed dinosaurs, also known as hadrosaurids, were the most common herbivorous dinosaurs at the end of the Mesozoic Era, and all had a similar-looking snout.
Duck-billed dinosaurs, also called hadrosaurids, were the most common herbivorous dinosaurs at the end of the Mesozoic Era. They also had similar-looking snouts.
Elektorornis means "amber bird," and it belongs to a group of extinct birds called Enantiornithes, the most abundant type of bird known from the Mesozoic era. It is thought that Enantiornithines became extinct during the Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction event about 66 million years ago, along with dinosaurs.
But if you happened to find yourself a time machine that sent you back to the Mesozoic Era, not all the crocs you'd come across would size you up as a tasty meal.
This is an unusually picturesque place - on the steep slopes of the mountains rise the remnants of remnants of ancient castles, stone staircases built of granite plates of the Mesozoic era descend to the river, and rhododendron blooms on the rocks in spring.
The Dino trail houses 30 animatronic dinosaurs Insectlandia displays several highlights on different giant insects of the Mesozoic era the Unearth Museum is a "fossil repository" showcasing different ways to learn about the prehistoric age.
It is an integral part of the Mesozoic era. For present comprehensive examination, the Chichali Nala section of the Surghar Range is chosen.
The bird fossils from the Mesozoic era highlight the diversity of ancient avians and the early evolution of birds.
Rex Generations", Rechlin welcomes readers of all ages to the fun and dangerous world of the Mesozoic era. "T.
Four illustration-and-fact-packed chapters cover the Superstars of the Mesozoic Era, Here Come the Dinosaurs, the Lives of the Dinosaurs, and After the Dinosaurs.