Original paper

Biostratigraphy and History of Sedimentation of the Jurassic Rocks in the North Western Desert, Egypt

Abdelmalik, Wagih M.

Newsletters on Stratigraphy Volume 10 Number 3 (1981), p. 148 - 155

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published: Dec 18, 1981

DOI: 10.1127/nos/10/1981/148

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Abstract

29 foraminiferal species separated from the subsurface Jurassic rocks in the northern part of the Western Desert were identified and classified. Subdivisions of the Jurassic into faunal assemblage zones were made. These were recognized and correlated in six wells. The history of sedimentation of the Jurassic rocks is discussed.

Keywords

BiostratigraphyJurassic RocksNorth Western Desert