Pleiocene


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Pleiocene

(ˈplaɪəʊˌsiːn)
adj, n
(Geological Science) a variant spelling of Pliocene
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Moose arose fairly recently in the fossil record during the northern glacial advances of the late Pleiocene and early Pleistocene (Bubenik 1998), represented by the genera Cervalces and Libralces.