Carboniferous (Period)

The Carboniferous is a subdivision of the Palaeozoic Era (359.2±2.5 to 299.0±0.8 Ma).

Regional Stages:

Carboniferous Regional Stages
Chart showing the regional global subdivisions of the Carboniferous System and approximate equivalency of global subdivisions to regional stage subdivisions in North America, Western Europe/Britain, and China. After Heckel & Clayton 2006.

Related Articles/Pages:

International Stratigraphic Chart 2009