Turonian


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Tu`ro´ni`an


n.1.(Geol.) One of the subdivisions into which the Upper Cretaceous formation of Europe is divided.
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8 TCF), which until 1990 produced over 7 MCF/d of gas and 63[degrees] API condensate, found in 1953 east of Kirkuk in fractured Shiranish Fms and Turonian Fm.
Three cycles of basin fill have been recorded in the Lower Benue Trough: the Neocomian--Cenomanian Asu-River Group, the Early to Late Turonian Eze-Aku Group and the Coniacian--Santonian Awgu Group.
2007): Internal anatomy of a mixed siliciclastic-carbonate platform: The Late Cenomanian-Mid Turonian at the southern margin of the Spanish Central System.
Origin and Depositional Enviroments of Turonian Maastrichtian Organic-Rich And Phosphatic Sediments of Western Venezuela.
The oil field reportedly contains hydrocarbon re- sources in sandstone reservoirs in three main levels -- a Turonian gas condensate reservoir, a Cenomanian oil reservoir and an Albian gas condensate reservoir.
The oil field reportedly contains hydrocarbon resources in sandstone reservoirs in three main levels--a Turonian gas condensate reservoir, a Cenomanian oil reservoir and an Albian gas condensate reservoir.
AMMONITES AND OTHER MACROFOSSILS FROM THE LECTOSTRATOTYPE OF LA FRONTERA FORMATION, LOWER--MIDDLE TURONIAN (UPPER CRETACEOUS) IN SAN FRANCISCO, CUNDINAMARCA (COLOMBIA)
The Aje Field contains hydrocarbon resources in sandstone reservoirs in three main levels, namely a Turonian gas condensate reservoir, a Cenomanian oil reservoir and an Albian gas condensate reservoir.
Other Fms of the Mardin group producing medium oil include the Turonian Karababa carbonates.
Aje, which was discovered in 1997, has multiple oil, gas and gas condensate reservoirs in the Turonian, Cenomanian and Albian sandstones, similar to the producing Jubilee field offshore Ghana.