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Bats head from white nothe

The cliff forming Purbeck limestone from the Upper Jurassic at Bat's Head, Dorset, United Kingdom.

Upper Jurassic (also known as Malm) was an epoch of the Jurassic geologic period. It lasted from 161,2 Ma to 145,5 Ma (million years ago).

It is divided into three ages:

  Tithonian (150.8 ± 4.0 – 145.5 ± 4.0 Ma)
  Kimmeridgian (155.7 ± 4.0 – 150.8 ± 4.0 Ma)
  Oxfordian (161.2 ± 4.0 – 155.7 ± 4.0 Ma)

Life

This period was well known for many famous types of dinosaurs:

Many smaller animals were flourishing:

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Jurassic period
Lower/Early Jurassic Middle Jurassic Upper/Late Jurassic
Hettangian | Sinemurian
Pliensbachian | Toarcian
Aalenian | Bajocian
Bathonian | Callovian
Oxfordian | Kimmeridgian
Tithonian
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