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Wolstonian Stage

Wolstonian Stage ['Wolstonian Stage'] [''] ['QO'] [''] ['0.362'] ['Wolstonian Stage is a Mid Pleistocene stage in the British onshore Quaternary climatostratigraphic scheme. It is interpreted as a cold (glacial) interval. It is preceded by the Hoxnian Stage and succeeded by the Ipswichian Stage. It is contemporaneous with the Saalian Stage of NW Europe, and with marine isotope stages 6-10 (McMillan et al., 2005, table 1; Stone et al., 2010, fig. 64; Pillans and Gibbard, 2012, fig. 30.4). It is named for the village of Wolston, Warwickshire, England (Allaby, 2013).'] [''] ['stable'] ['Wolstonian Stage'] [''] ['0.126']