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Triassic Period. 251-200 million years ago. Organisms flourish again after the greatest mass extinction in geologic history. Extinction gives rise to the “Age of the Reptiles”. Plant life. Conifers dominate Cycads survive Glossopteris trees are holdovers from the extinction event.

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Triassic period

Triassic

Period


251 200 million years ago

251-200 million years ago

  • Organisms flourish again after the greatest mass extinction in geologic history.

  • Extinction gives rise to the “Age of the Reptiles”


Plant life

Plant life

  • Conifers dominate

  • Cycads survive

  • Glossopteris trees are holdovers from the extinction event


Marine life

Marine life

  • Cephalopods Survive

  • Ichthyosaurs : Marine Reptile

  • Plesiosaurs


Terrestrial life

Terrestrial Life

  • 1st Turtles

  • 1st Crocodiles

  • 1st Dinosaurs: 230 mya

  • 1st Mammals: 220 mya


First flying vertebrates

First Flying Vertebrates

  • Pterosaurs rule the skies


What does it look like

What does it look like?

Pangaea

is

Starting to rift apart


Picture it

Picture It

  • The Dinosaurs have finally arrived!


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