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Carboniferous

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CARBONIFEROUS Period. Animals size comparison and data.

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The Evolution of Life part 6 : Carboniferous

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Prehistoric Park - Carboniferous period

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Carboniferous

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Welcome to the Carboniferous

The Carboniferous is a geologic period and system that spans 60 million years from the end of the Devonian Period 358.9 million years ago (Mya), to the beginning of the Permian Period, 298.9 Mya. The name Carboniferous means "coal-bearing" and derives from the Latin words carbō ("coal") and ferō, and was coined by geologists William Conybeare and William Phillips in 1822.
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