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The Triassic was from about 225 million to 190 million years ago. It is the first period of the Mesozoic ("middle life") Era.
The Triassic Period is most commonly believed to have begun 251 million years ago and lasted until 199.6 million years ago.

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Which period came after the Triassic?

The Jurassic Period followed the Triassic.

What period came after the triassic?

After the Triassic period, the Jurassic period began, followed by the Cretaceous.

What comes after triassic?

The period after the Triassic is the Jurassic.

Which was earlier the Triassic or Jurassic Period?


What was the difference between the Jurassic period and the Triassic period?

the differenses between triassic period and the jurassic period is that idk i will have to think about it.

Who named the Triassic period?

Friedrich Von Alberti named the Triassic Period in 1834

What period is after the triassic period?

The Jurassic period.

What are the names of continents in the triassic period?

The only continent in the Triassic period was the supercontinent known as Pangaea.

What are the beginning and ending dates of the Triassic Period?

The Triassic Period dates from 248 to 206 mya.

Which period is older than the Triassic period?


What was the Permian-Triassic period?

There is no Permian-Triassic period. The Permian and Triassic were two-separate geolgic period. The Permian-Triassic extinction event marks the end of the Permian period and the beginning of the Triassic period. This event was the most devastating mass extinction in Earth's history during which 90% of all life died out. It also marks the end of the Paleozoic era and the beginning of the Mesozoic.

How was the Triassic period ended?

The Triassic ended due to Global cooling

What was before the Jurassic period?

The Triassic Period.

In which period did cycads appear?

In the Triassic period

When did the turasic period end?

The Triassic Period ended 201.3 million years ago. It was the period in which the first dinosaurs evolved. The Triassic was followed by the Jurassic period.

What Geological Period preceded the Jurassic Period?

The Triassic Period.

What is the oldest dinosaur period?

The oldest period is the Triassic period.

What period came before the Triassic period?

permian period

Did dinosaurs live in the Triassic or Jurassic period first?

Dinosaurs first lived in the Triassic and lived further on in the Jurassic period.

When did the triassic period take place?

The triassic period occured between 251 million and 199 million years ago.

Oldest period of the Mesozoic era?

The Triassic Period.

What were the dominant plants in the Triassic period?

the dominant plants in the Triassic period was seedplants, Glossopteris(southern hemisphere), in the northern hemisphere, conifers Want more info about the triassic period?

Which came first the Jurassic or Triassic period of geologic time?

The Triassic preceded the Jurassic.

What period came first Jurassic cretaceous or triassic?

jurassic The Triassic was the earliest period of the Mesozoic, followed by the Jurassic then the Cretaceous. The Cretaceous was of the greatest duration.

What time period did triassic period exist?

The Triassic period started 252.2 million years ago and ended 201.3 million years ago. It was the first period of the Mesozoic era.

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