Clarendonian

Clarendonian

[‚kla·rən′dōn·ē·ən]
(geology)
Lower Pliocene or upper Miocene geologic time.
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The two sites are interpreted to be Clarendonian in age [12.
The striking taxonomic similarity between the two sites is not only unique but also rare, suggesting a correlative relationship within the early to medial Clarendonian (Cl1 or Cl2).
Although generally recognized as a Clarendonian assemblage based on the presence of Paratomarctus (= Tomarctus) euthos, Aelurodon taxoides, Epicyon saevus (= Aelurodon cf.
8) "Our World-wide Organization," Clarendonian [Oxford UP] ns 21.
Other Miocene records include the modern species Ophisaurus ventralis from the late Barstovian of the Egeihoff Local Fauna of Nebraska (Holman 1973), the extinct species Ophisaurus canadensis from the late Barstovian of the Wood Mountain Formation of Saskatchewan, Canada (Holman 1970), and the modern species Ophisaurus attenuatus from the Clarendonian of the Wakeeney Local Fauna of Kansas (Holman 1975).
wilsoni from the Clarendonian of Kansas (Holman 1984b).
plax were described from sediments that appear to be of Clarendonian to Hemphillian age (upper Miocene; La Rivers 1953, 1966), and an undescribed Claren donian turtle is included in the Chalk Spring Locality fauna of Elko County (MacDonald and Pelletier 1958).
Norell also mentioned that potentially similar forms were present in the Barstow Formation and in Clarendonian age sediments of the Dove Springs Formation of California.
Miocene biostratigraphy and biochronology of the Dove Spring Formation, Mojave Desert, California, and characterization of the Clarendonian mammal age (late Miocene) in California.
The revolution of the seventeenth century was, he asserted, "the transition from a Baconian to a Clarendonian constitution - Bacon and Clarendon, both men of the law and of letters, readers and writers of histories for instruction, parliament-men and counsellors of Kings.
1) Hence the argument that the revolution of 1688 was in fact the true restoration, a moderately conservative, almost Clarendonian settlement which established the aristocracy and provided important guarantees against further innovations by monarchy.
McGregor started early (like Gray) and was performing from the age of seven, first with the Clarendonians.