Tithonian


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Tithonian

[ti′thō·nē·ən]
(geology)
Southern European equivalent of the Portlandian stage (uppermost Jurassic) of geologic time.
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This is estimated to be around the Early Tithonian Age of the Jurassic Period.
The Monte Bardia Fm (Tithonian--Berriasian) (Dieni and Massari, 1985a) is formed by a 400 m thick succession of peritidal carbonates, followed by a gap encompassing the Kimmeridgian and part of the Tithonian, possibly due to a sea level fall (Dieni and Massari, 1985a; Costamagna et al.
There are deposits from Lusitanian, Kimmeridgian and Tithonian stages in the water-shed section in Tengi's lateral ridge, composed of carbonaceous and sandy-argillaceous rocks and are represented by two lithofacies.
Mayores Reservas de Petroliferos de Esquisto en Mexico (EIA/ARI/ USA, Mayo 2013) Risked Gas Technically In-Place Recoverable Region Basin Formation (Tcf) (Tcf) Mexico Burgos Eagle Ford Shale 1,222 343 Tithonian Shales 202 50 Sabinas Eagle Ford Shale 501 100 Tithonian La Casita 118 24 Tampico Pimienta 151 23 Tuxpar Tamaulipas 9 1 Pimienta 10 1 Veracruz Maltrata 21 3 Risked Oil Technically In-Place Recoverable Region Basin (Billion bbl) (Billion bbl) Mexico Burgos 106 6.
I was not exactly upset at being woken earlier but the birds' behaviour seemed odd and I thought that probably Aves (birds) - the ancestors of Archaeopteryx lithographical from the Tithonian stage of the Late Jurassic age some 150-145 million years ago - too are going cuckoo like us human beings.
12) Eugenia Formation: volcanic and sedimentary, partly fossiliferous, Tithonian to Neocomian.
There are deposits from Lusitanian, Kimmeridgian and Tithonian stages in the watershed section in the lateral ridge of Tengi, composed of carbonaceous and sandy-argillaceous rocks and are represented by two lithofacies.
In particular, concerning the Upper Jurassic record, sauropods are the most abundant dinosaur group, with hundreds of fossil occurrences in a sedimentary sequence ranging from the Kimmeridgian to the late Tithonian (e.
Reservas de Gas y Petroliferos de Esquisto en Mexico (EIA/ARI/ USA, Mayo 2013) Region Basin Formation Risked Gas In-Place (Tcf) Mexico Burgos Eagle Ford Shale 1,222 Tithonian Shales 202 Sabinas Eagle Ford Shale 501 Tithonian La 118 Casita Tampico Pimienta 151 Tuxpan Tamaulipas 9 Pimienta 10 Veraciiiz Maltrata 21 Region Technically Risked Oil Technically Recoverable In-Place Recoverable (Tcf) (Billion bbl) (Billion bbl) Mexico 343 106 6.
Meyer, 1845) [originally described under the generic name Sericodon] was at first only based upon teeth from the "Kimmeridge" (instead of "Portlandian" as incorrectly indicated by STEEL 1973: 29) of the Lindener Berg in Hannover (Lower Saxony, northwestern Germany) and from the Tithonian ("Portlandien") of Solothum (northwestern Switzerland).