Epochs in the Tertiary Period?

Answer The Tertiary period is a geological time period that started 65 million years ago and lasted until 2.588 million years ago. It encompasses five different epochs, beginning with the Paleocene epoch,... Read More »

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List of Mammals of the Tertiary Period?

The Tertiary Period falls within the Cenozoic era. The period itself lasted over 63 million years and contained five separate epochs: the Paleocene, the Eocene, the Oligocene, the Miocene and the P... Read More »

What is tertiary education?

In the United States, the mandatory levels of education are primary or elementary school and secondary or high school. Tertiary education is voluntary. Also known as a higher education, a tertiary ... Read More »

What is a tertiary consumer?

In ecology, tertiary consumers are predators that consume predators (secondary consumers), which prey on herbivores (primary consumers), which, in turn, feed on primary producers such as plants. Te... Read More »

Is an aye-aye a tertiary consumer?

A tertiary consumer is the animal that sits at the very top of the food chain for that particular environment. Aye-ayes (Daubentonia madagascariensis) live in Madagascar and eat insects, fruit and ... Read More »