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What are the dates of the Cenozoic era?

66-.01 mya

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What are the epochs of the Cenozoic era? Their dates?

Tertiary period:
Paleocene 66-56
Eocene 56-34
Oligocene- 34-23
Miocene- 23-5.3
Pliocene- 5.3-2.6
Quaternary period:
Pleistocene- 2.6-.01