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  • noun Plural form of cyclothem.

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  • The Carboniferous period which is divided into the Mississippian and Pennsylvanian periods in the United States is uniquely marked by numerous cycles of this type, called cyclothems.

    The Source

  • The Carboniferous period which is divided into the Mississippian and Pennsylvanian periods in the United States is uniquely marked by numerous cycles of this type, called cyclothems.

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  • These sequences, called cyclothems, have been well-documented, particularly during the Late-Upper Carboniferous.

    WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

  • These sequences, called cyclothems, have been well-documented, particularly during the Late-Upper Carboniferous.

    WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

  • Sixty completed cyclothems have been identified in the state of Illinois alone.

    The Source

  • Sixty completed cyclothems have been identified in the state of Illinois alone.

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  • Although several factors influenced the timing and distribution of these cyclothems, it is generally believed that cycles of rising and subsiding sea levels were the primary cause.

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