paleoequator

paleoequator

[¦pāl·ē·ō·i′kwäd·ər]
(geology)
The position of the earth's equator in the geologic past as defined for a specific geologic period and based on geologic evidence.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Early authors suggested that all invaders taxa immigrated from the paleoequator (e.g.