208_Lect06_color - 1 2 Wilson Cycle leads to Supercontinent...

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Unformatted text preview: 1 2 Wilson Cycle leads to Supercontinent Cycle! Rodinia Rodinia Laurentia and Gondwanaland 3 Pangaea: Acadian Orogeny Pangaea: Taconic Orogeny Pangaea: Alleganian Orogeny Pangaea: Orogeny 4 Pangaea rifts apart Begins in Triassic ~250 Ma Atlantic ocean forms ~180 Ma Modern Continents form from break-up of Pangaea 5 ...
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