The Pliocene Epoch started about 5.332 and ended about 2.588 million years ago.
Of, pertaining to, or characterizing, the most recent division of the Tertiary age., The Pliocene period or deposits.
The Pliocene epoch ended by glaciers and the beginning of the ice age. This is what started the pliostocene era
Pliocene animals were the animals that were present during the Pliocene Epoch. These animals included wooly mammoths, saber-toothed cats, Titanis birds, Titanotylopus camels, Agriotherium bears, turtles, crocodiles, snakes, and alligators.
Pliocene and is an archaeological term that is coming into increasing use to describe a long and continuous run of dated sedimentary layers in Jakarta,East Africa
Before the Pleistocene came the Pliocene
The earth during the Pliocene epoch would have looked very similar to how it is today - it was roughly around 6mya. Pangea on the other hand was over 200mya.
It began forming in the late Pliocene epoch.