Panthalassa


Panthalassa
Panthalassa "universal sea," such as that which surrounded PANGAEA (Cf. Pangaea), 1893, from pan- "all" + Gk. thalassa "sea," a word from a lost pre-Greek Mediterranean language.

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  • Panthalassa — (Greek, meaning all seas ), also known as the Panthalassic Ocean, was the vast global ocean that surrounded the supercontinent Pangaea, during the Paleozoic and the early Mesozoic eras. It included the Pacific Ocean to the west and north and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Panthalassa — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El océano rodeando Pangea es Panthalassa Panthalassa (del griego para todos los mares ), según la teoría de la deriva continental, del geofísico y astrónomo Alfred Wegener, la cual indicaba que en un principio los… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Panthalassa — L océan bleu entourant Pangée est la Panthalassa. La Panthalassa ou Panthalassée (du grec πᾶν pan, « tout » et θάλασσα thalassa, « mer », littéralement toutes les mers) était le vaste océan global qui a entouré la Pangée,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Panthalassa — Lage der Ozeane und Landmassen im Unterperm Panthalassa (gr. Πάν „alles“ und Θάλασσα „Meer“) ist der Name für einen weltumspannenden Ozean, der den globalen Superkontinent Pangaea in der Zeit des späten Paläozoikums und des frühen Mesozoikums −… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Panthalassa — /pænθəˈlæsə/ (say panthuh lasuh) noun the vast oceanic area thought to have surrounded Pangaea during the existence of the landmass, with the Tethys Sea as a minor arm …   Australian English dictionary

  • Panthalassa — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Panthalassée — Panthalassa L océan bleu entourant Pangée est la Panthalassa. La Panthalassa ou Panthalassée (du grec πᾶν pan, « tout » et θάλασσα thalassa, « mer », littéralement toutes les mers) était le vaste océan global qui a entouré la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Панталасса — (Panthalassa)Panthalassa, универсальное море или единый океан, им могла быть окружена Пангея (см.Пангея) …   Страны мира. Словарь

  • Triassic Period — Interval of geologic time, с 248–206 million years ago, that marks the beginning of the Mesozoic Era. Many new vertebrates emerged during the Triassic, heralding the major changes that were to occur in both terrestrial and marine life forms… …   Universalium

  • Meg: Hell's Aquarium —   The cover of Hell s Aquarium …   Wikipedia


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