Chattian


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Chattian

[′chad·ē·ən]
(geology)
Upper Oligocene geologic time. Also known as Casselian.
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The first roof collapsed in Chattian. The house belongs to Malik Amin.
Separately, another roof collapsed in Chattian area.
The very base of the Chattian is characterized by the bloom of the benthic foraminifer Asterigerinoides guerichi (>70%).
RAWALPINDI -- The 9th Muharram procession was taken out from Fatmia Chattian Hattian and culminated after passing through traditional routes at Imambargah Colonel Maqbool Hussain here on Saturday.
Time interval: Fruits and utricles reported from the LateOligocene (Chattian).
During the Oligocene, the evolution of the Fushun Basin came to an end while in the Huadian and Meihe basins it ceased in the Middle Rupelian and Chattian, respectively.
During the Oligocene (Chattian) a great channel connecting the Mediterranean and the dominion Indian-Pacific through the South of Iran was formed, separating Mica and Euro-Asia.
Here with me are my sister Chattian, 18; my brother, Michael, 15; and our mother.