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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

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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