Priabonian


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Priabonian

[‚prē·ə′bō·nē·ən]
(geology)
A European stage of geologic time in the upper Eocene, believed to consist of Auversian and Bartonian.
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This Acme zone 4 corresponds to the SBZ19, and is considered to be Priabonian in age (Table1).
Based on the benthic foraminifera the age of the Dammam Formation (equivalent to Jahrum Formation) is Priabonian (Boukhari et al.