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Buchis

black bull worshiped as chief city god. [Egypt. Rel.: Parrinder, 52]
See: Bull
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5 miles to the northeast of the Jade field in the western Matruh Basin, the WKAL-T-1X and WKAL-N-3X within the West Kalabsha Concession in the Faghur Basin, the SIWA-R-1X located in the Siwa Concession in the Faghur Basin, the Buchis W-2X in the Buchis Development Lease on the north eastern margin of the Faghur Basin and the Falak NW-1X in the Khalda Development Lease on the northern flanks of the Shushan Basin.
The Buchis W-2X was drilled in the Buchis Development Lease on the northeastern margin of the Faghur Basin.
The Buchis South-1X, also about 6 miles south of Phiops, logged 131 feet of pay in several Cretaceous zones, including the Kharita and Alam El Buieb (AEB) sands.
In Egypt, Apache plans to drill 282 wells in 2008, including 40 exploration wells that will target Jurassic formations with gas and condensate potential near the recent Hydra, Qasr and Jade discoveries; oil potential farther southwest near Apache's Neith, Heqet and Buchis development leases; new Bahariya and Abu Roash oil fields in the Abu Gharadig Basin; and Apache's newest acreage in Egypt -- a 50-percent interest in 10.
Independent energy company Apache Corporation (NYSE: APA) announced the discovery of oil in two locations of the Phiops Field through the Pepi-1X and Buchis South-1X exploration wells.