Bathonian


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Bathonian

[bə′thōn·ē·ən]
(geology)
A European stage of geologic time: Middle Jurassic, below Callovian, above Bajocian. Also known as Bathian.
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the amounts of hydrocarbon generation in the Upper Bathonian, the total
vertebralis from the Middle Bathonian, Jurassic of Blumberg, SW Germany, and Pentaditrupa subtorquata from the Upper Campanian, Cretaceous of Hover by Hannover, Germany, were selected for SEM study.
The age was poorly known, however, in the Bathonian.