reservoir interval has a gross thickness of 246 feet (177 feet net), with an average porosity of 25%.
The Tarakli Formation is overlain by the Paleocene
Selvipinar Formation, which is mainly composed of reef limestone.
A second species, Verrutricolporites pachydermis Sun & Kong is a thick-walled pollen type from the Paleocene
of southern China (Sun et al.
The licence contains the Cretaceous Kiernan prospect as well as additional prospectivity elsewhere in the licence area in the Paleocene
and in the pre-rift Jurassic and Triassic.
It is Paleocene
in age and associated with shallow marine environment due to abundance of coralline algae, gastropods, pelecypods, echinoid fragments and other skeletal debris.
Both of these fields are operated by our joint venture partner Chornomornaftogaz and produce natural gas and condensate from sediments of Maikop and Lower Paleocene
Detailed lithostratigraphic correlation of Paleocene
through Eocene Wilcox and Claiborne Group strata in northwestern Mississippi and western Tennessee is being conducted to address correlation problems and assess hydrostratigraphic relationships across the state line.
Proamphiuma is known from the late Maastrichtian or early Paleocene
, while Amphiuma is known from the late Paleocene
and Pleistocene to Recent (7, 11).
Outcrops of marine fossil-bearing Paleocene
(Midway) and Eocene (Claiborne) strata located along the Colorado River in Bastrop County, Texas have been studied since the late 19th Century.
It's one that's still the norm in many subtropical regions, but during the greenhouse spike in the late Paleocene
epoch, monsoon climates extended well into what are now temperate latitudes.
During the earliest part of the Paleocene
(Danian Age), the Mississippi Embayment extended into southern Illinois.
As the shore receded, rivers extended themselves across the Coastal Plain arid some may have interconnected inn the Paleocene
and Eocene before the next extreme highstand in the Oligocene.