phanerozoic

Phanerozoic vs Proterozoic - What's the difference?

phanerozoic | proterozoic |


In geology|lang=en terms the difference between phanerozoic and proterozoic

is that phanerozoic is (geology) a geologic eon from about 570 million years ago to the present, comprising the paleozoic, mesozoic and cenozoic eras while proterozoic is (geology) of, or relating to the geologic eon from 2,500 ma to 5410±10 ma.

As adjectives the difference between phanerozoic and proterozoic

is that phanerozoic is (geology) of, or relating to the phanerozoic eon while proterozoic is (geology) of, or relating to the geologic eon from 2,500 ma to 5410±10 ma.

As proper nouns the difference between phanerozoic and proterozoic

is that phanerozoic is (geology) a geologic eon from about 570 million years ago to the present, comprising the paleozoic, mesozoic and cenozoic eras while proterozoic is (geology) the eon from 2,500 ma to 5410±10 ma, the beginning of the phanerozoic, marked by the build up of oxygen in the atmosphere and the emergence of primitive multicellular life.

Phanerozoic vs Oxfordian - What's the difference?

phanerozoic | oxfordian | Hypernyms |

Phanerozoic is a hypernym of oxfordian.


In geology|lang=en terms the difference between phanerozoic and oxfordian

is that phanerozoic is (geology) a geologic eon from about 570 million years ago to the present, comprising the paleozoic, mesozoic and cenozoic eras while oxfordian is (geology) the age from 1635±10 ma to 1573±10 ma or the stage of rocks (chiefly coral-derived limestones) deposited during it.

As adjectives the difference between phanerozoic and oxfordian

is that phanerozoic is (geology) of, or relating to the phanerozoic eon while oxfordian is of or pertaining to oxford or its residents.

As proper nouns the difference between phanerozoic and oxfordian

is that phanerozoic is (geology) a geologic eon from about 570 million years ago to the present, comprising the paleozoic, mesozoic and cenozoic eras while oxfordian is (geology) the age from 1635±10 ma to 1573±10 ma or the stage of rocks (chiefly coral-derived limestones) deposited during it.

As a noun oxfordian is

a native or resident of oxford.

Phanerozoic vs Precambrian - What's the difference?

phanerozoic | precambrian |

Era vs Phanerozoic - What's the difference?

era | phanerozoic |

Cenozoic vs Phanerozoic - What's the difference?

cenozoic | phanerozoic |

Mesozoic vs Phanerozoic - What's the difference?

mesozoic | phanerozoic |

Paleozoic vs Phanerozoic - What's the difference?

paleozoic | phanerozoic |

Eon vs Phanerozoic - What's the difference?

eon | phanerozoic |

Geologic vs Phanerozoic - What's the difference?

geologic | phanerozoic |