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Agocs, W.B., F. Keller, 1962, Airborne magnetometer-scintillation-counter surveys, preliminary report; Saudi Arabian Directorate General of Mineral Resources Open-File Report DGMR-141, 13 p.

 

Alabouvette, B., and J.R. Villemur, 1973, reconnaissance survey of the Wajid sandstone, BRGM Open-File Report 73--Jed--3, 17 p.

 

Alabouvette, B., 1977, Geology and mineral exploration of the Jabal Al Buwanah quadrangle, 24/37 A; BRGM Report 77-JED-10, 19 p.

 

____________, 1979, Geology and mineral exploration of the Jabal Al Wajh quadrangle, 26/36 C and D; BRGM Report 79-JED-5, 27 p.

 

Alabouvette, B., E. Motti, C.P. Remond, and J.R. Villemur, 1979, Wadi Azlam prospect-results of the 1974 program; BRGM Report 77-JED-15, 38 p.

 

Alabouvette, B., E. Motti, C.P. Remond, and J.R. Villemur, with collaboration of R. Vazquez-Lopez, 1981, Phosphate prospecting in the Azlam trough 1975-1976; Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral, Resources Open-File Report BRGM-OF-01-15, 50 p.

 

Al-Aswad, A.A., 1990, Stratigraphy and depositional environment of the Khuff Formation in southern Saudi Arabia (Abstract), SPE/DGS Joint Symposium, 26 - 27 May, Dhahran.

 

Al-Aswad, A. A.and  A. M. Al-Bassam, 1997, Proposed hydrostratigraphical classification and nomenclature: Application to the Paleozoic in Saudi Arabia, Journal of African Earth Sciences, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 397-510.

 

Al-Hajri, S. A., L. E. Wender, J. Filatoff and A. K.Norton,1996, The occurrence of Devonian Sediments in Eastern Ghawar Area and thier Exploratory and Stratigraphic Implications, presented at the Second Middle East Geosciences Conference, Geo96. GeoArabia, Middle East Petroleum Geosciences (Abstract), V. 1, p. 103.

 

Al-Jallal, I. A., 1987, Diagenetic Effects on Reservoir Propertied of the Permian Khuff Formation in Eastern Saudi Arabia, Society of  Petroleum Engineers, 5th Middle East Oil Show, Manama, Bahrain.

 

_______, 1989, Depositional environments, diagenesis and reservoir characteristics of the Permian Khuff Formation in Eastern Saudi Arabia, (Ph. D. thesis): London, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of London.

 

________, 1995, The Khuff Formation: Its Regional Reservoir  Potential in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Countries: Depositional and Stratigraphic Approach,  in M. I. Husseini (ed.), Middle East Geosciences, GEO94, Gulf Petrolink,  Manama, Bahrain, Vol. 1, P. 103- 119.

 

________, 1996, The Khuff Formation: Its Regional Reservoir  Potential in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Countries: Depositional and Stratigraphic Approach,  Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology, Fall, 1996, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

 

Al-Laboun, A.A., 1982, The subsurface stratigraphy of the pre-Khuff formations in central and northwestern Arabia (Ph.D. thesis): Jeddah, King Abdulaziz University.

 

_______, 1984, Paleozoic Oil and Gas Potential of Arabian Basin (Absatract): in Halbouty, M., Future Petroleum Provinces of the World, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir no. 40, p. 373-394.

 

_______, 1986, Stratigraphy and hydrocarbon potential of the Paleozoic succession of both the Widyan and Tabuk basins, Arabia: in Halbouty, M., Future Petroleum Provinces of the World, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir no. 40, p. 373-394.

 

________, and B. H. Walthall, 1987, The Devonian of the Arabian Peninsula (Abstract),       Second International Symposium on the Devonian System, August 17-20, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

 

________, and B. H. Walthall, 1988, The Devonian of the Arabian Peninsula,  Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists.

 

________, 1987, Unayzah Formation: a new Permo-Carboniferous unit in Arabia: The American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin v. 71, no.1, p. 29-38.

 

________, 1988, The distribution of the Carboniferous-Permian siliciclastics in the greater Arabian Basin, Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 100, no. 3,  p. 362-373.

 

_______, 1989, The Paleozoic succession and the influence of the Hercynian Orogeny in the Greater Arabian Basin (Abstract), 1st Saudi Symposium on Earth Sciences, January 28-30, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah.

 

_______, 1990, The Paleozoic succession and the influence of the Hercynian equivalent movements in the greater Arabian Basin, Jour. King Abdulaziz Univercity: Earth Sciences, v. 3, special issue: 1st Saudi Symposium on Earth Sciences, Jeddah, p p. 201-215.

 

_________, 1992a, Generalized chronostratigraphic section of the Paleozoic and Lower Mesozoic succession of the Middle East (the greater Arabian Basin), King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology, Riyadh.

 

________, 1992b, The evolution of the stratigraphic  nomenclature of the Paleozoic and Lower Mesozoic of Saudi Arabia (Abstract), the 1st meeting of the Saudi Society for Earth Sciences, October 27-29, Riyadh.

 

________, 1996, Saqiyah Glacial Facies: A New Late Ordovician Glacial Related Units (Abstract), 3rd meeting of the Saudi Society for Earth Sciences, October 15-17, Riyadh.

 

________, 1998, Lithostrtigraphy and oil-gas fields of Saudi Arabia (Poster), 5th meeting of the Saudi Society for Earth Sciences, October 26-29, Riyadh.

 

________, 2000a, Strtigraphy of the Jibal Al-Wajid, southern Arabia (Abstract), 6th meeting of the Saudi Society for Earth Sciences, January 30th-February 2nd, Riyadh.

 

________, 2000b, The Paleozoic Geology of the Wajid Area: A New Approach (Abstract), GEO94, Gulf Petrolink,  Manama, Bahrain, Vol. 5, No. 1, P. 26-27.

 

________, 2003a, The Qusayba Depression: An Excellent Geological Window (Abstract), 8th Arab Conference on Mineral Resources, October 13-16, Sana’a, Yemen.

 

________, 2003b, The Qusayba Depression: An Excellent Geological Window, 8th Arab Conference on Mineral Resources, October 13-16, Sana’a, Yemen.

 

Al-Rehaili, M. H., 1982, Reconnaissance geology of the Wadi As Sahab  quadrangle, sheet 28/35B, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Open-File Report DGMR-OF-02-12, 14 p.

 

Al-Shanti, A. M., 1966, Oolitic iron ore deposits in Wadi Fatima between Jeddah and Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabian Directorate General of Mineral Resources Bulletin 2, 51 p.

 

Al-Sharif, F.A., and M.A. Moshrif, 1980, Sedimentary facies and regional significance of the Sakaka Sandstone, northwestern Saudi Arabia, Newsl. Strtigr., 8 (3), P. 171-179, 11-4- 1980, Berlin, Stuttgart.

 

________, and J.W. Rogers, 1983, Age of Sakaka Sandstone, Al-Jawf area, Saudi Arabia, Proceeding of the 1st Jordanian Geological Conference, 6-8 September, Jordanian Geologists Association, Amman.

 

_________, 1989, Chronostratigraphy and hydrocarbon prospects of  the Sakaka Formation, Northern Arabia, Journal of Petroeum Geology, 12 (1), p p. 85-102. 

 

Anderson, R.E., 1979, Geology of the Wadi Atf (sheet 17/43A) and Mayza (sheet 17/43 B) quadrangles, DGMR Bulletin 25, 33  p., scale 1:100,000.

(B)

Babalola, L. O., 1999, Depositional environments and provenance of the Wajid Sandstone, Abha-Khamis Mushayt area, southwestern Saudi Arabia, M. Sc. thesis, King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dharan, Saudi Arabia.

 

Babalola, L. O., M. Husain, and M. M. Hariri, 2003, Origion of iron-rich beds in the basal Wajid Sandstone, Abha-Khamis Mushayt area, southwestern Saudi Arabia, The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, Vol. 28, No. 1A, , King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dharan, Saudi Arabia.

 

Bahafzallah, A. A., U. Jux, and S. Omara, 1981a, Stratigraphy and facies of the Devonian Jauf formation Saudi Arabia, Neues Jahrbuch fur geologie und Palaontologie Monatshefte 1,1-18, Stuttgart.

 

________, 1981b,  Occurrence of Prototaxites in Saudi Arabia, Bulletin of the Faculty of Earth Sciences, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, no. 4,  p. 43-55.

 

Bender, F., 1975, Geology of the Arabian Peninsula; Jordan, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 560-I, 36 p.

 

Beydoun, Z.R., 1988, The Middle East: Regional geology and petroleum resources, Scientific press UK.

 

Bidwell, R., 1976, Travellers in Arabia, Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd.,London.

 

Bigot, M., 1970, Geology of the Tabuk and Jauf formations in the Wadi Al-Fajr area, BRGM Report 70 Jed 28, Directorate General of Mineral Resources, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources.

 

Bigot, M., 1973a, Geology and mineral exploration of the Hanak quadrangle, 25/36 B; BRGM Technical Record 73-Jed-14, 15 p.

 

________, 1973b, Geology and mineral exploration of the Jabal Dhaylan quadrangle 25/37 A: BRGM Technical Record 73-Jed-17, 47 p.

 

_________,  1975, Geology and mineral exploration of the Umm Lajj quadrangle, 25/37 C; BRGM Technical Record 75-Jed-7, 47 p.

 

Black, R.Y., B. Bognar, A.D. Watson, and D.P. Barnes, 1982, Evaluation of the Az Zabirah bauxite deposit 1400-1402 H. ( 1980-1982); Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Technical Record RF-TR-02-2, 157 p.

 

Blanckenhorn, M., 1914, Syrien, Arabien, und Mesopotamien, Handb. reg. Geologie, 5, Abt. 4, H. 17. Heidelberg.

 

Bognar, B., 1983, Prospecting for bauxite in the northeastern cover rocks; Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Open-File Report RF-OF-03-21, 52 p.

 

Bokhari, M.M., 1981, Explanatory notes to the reconnaissance geologic map of the Maqna quadrangle, sheet 28/34 D, Kingdom Saudi Arabia, Open-File Report DGMR -OF-01-16-16 p.

 

Bramkamp, R.A., and M. Steineke, 1952, Stratigraphic Introduction, in Arkell; Jurassic ammonites from Jabal Tuwaiq, central Arabia: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, London, ser. B. vol 236, p. 241-313, pl. 15-31.

 

Bramkamp, R.A., R.D. Gierhart, G.F. Brown, and R.O. Jackson, 1956, Geologic Map of the Southern Tuwaiq quadrangle, Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey  Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-212 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Bramkamp, R.A., L.F. Ramirez, 1958, Geologic Map of the Northern Tuwaiq quadrangle, Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey  Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-207 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Bramkamp, R.A., G.F. Brown, D.A. Holm, and N.M. Layne, Jr., 1963a, Geologic Map of the Wadi As-Sirhan quadrangle, Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey  Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-200 A,scale 1:500 000.

 

Bramkamp, R.A., L.F. Ramirez, M. Steineke, and W.H. Reiss, 1963b, Geologic Map of the Jawf-Sakakah quadrangle, Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-201 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Bramkamp, R.A., and L.F. Ramirez, 1963c, Geologic Map of the Darb Zubaydah quadrangle, Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-202 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Bramkamp,  R.A, L.F. Ramirez, G.F. Brown, and A.E. Pocock, 1963d, Geologic Map  of the Wadi Ar-Rimah quadrangle, Saudi Arabia: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-206 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Bramkamp, R.A, R.D. Gierhart, L.D. Owens, and L.F. Ramirez, 1963e, Geologic Map  of the Western Rub Al-Khali quadrangle, Saudi Arabia: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-218 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Brown, G.F, 1948, The geology and ground water of Al-Kharj district, Nejid, Saudi Arabia.

 

Brown, G.F. and R.O. Jackson, 1958, Geologic map of the Tihamat Ash Sham quadrangle, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-216 A, scale 1:500,000.

 

__________, 1970, Eastern margin of the Red Sea and the coastal structures in Saudi Arabia; Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, ser. A., v. 267,  p. 75-87.

 

Brown, G.F., and R.O. Jackson, 1959, Geologic Map of the the Asir quadrangle, Saudi Arabia: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-217 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Brown, G.F., R.O. Jackson, R.G. Bogue, and W.H. MacLean, 1963, Geologic map of the Southern Hijaz quadrangle, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-210 A, scale 1:500,000.

 

Brown, G.F., R.O. Jackson, R.G. Bogue, and E.L. Elberg, Jr., 1963a, Geologic Map  of the Northwestern Hijaz quadrangle, Saudi Arabia: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-204 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Brown, G.F., N. Layne, G.H. Goudarzi, and W.H. MacLean, 1963b, Geologic Map  of the Northeastern Hijaz quadrangle, Saudi Arabia: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-205 A, scale 1:500 000.

 

Brown, G.F., D.L. Schmidt, and A.C. Huffman, 1989, Geology of the Arabian Peninsuls, Shield Area of Western Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey Prof. Paper 560-A, Washington, 188 p.

 

Burton, Sir Richard, 1878, The gold mines of Midian and Ruined Midianite Cities, Routledge and Kegan Paul Ltd., London.

 

_______, 1879, The Land of Midian Revisited.

(C)

Camp, V.E., 1986, Geologic map of the Umm Al Birak quadrangle, sheet 23 D, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources GM-87, scale 1:250,000.

 

Clark-Lowes, D.D., 1980, Sedimentology and mineralization potential of the Saq and Tabuk formation; Qassim district, Imperial College of Science and Technology Cover Rock Contract, Open-File Report CRC/1C-7, Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Open-File Report DGMR-767, 88 p.

 

Clark, M.D., 1987, Geologic map of the Al Bad quadrangle, sheet 28 A, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources GM-81, scale 1:250,000.

 

Clark, D.M., 1986, Explanatory notes to the geologic map of the Al Bad’ quadrangle, sheet 28A, 46 p. DGMR, Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

 

Cox, L.R., 1924, A Triassic fauna from the Jordan valley , Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 9, v. 14,  p. 52-96.

 

Coleman, R.G., 1973, Geologic background of the Red Sea; U.S. Geological Survey Saudi Arabian Project Report 155, 30 p.

 

Cox, L.R., 1938, Jurassic Mollusca from Southern Arabia collected in 1936 by Mr.St.J.B. Philby, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. ser. 11, v. 1,  p. 321.

 

_______, 1933, in Empty Quarter by H. St. J.B. Philby, Constable and Co. Ltd. London,  p.383-389.

(D)  

Dabbagh, M.E. and J.J.W. Rogers, 1983, Depositional environments and tectonic significance of the Wajid Sandstone of southern Saudi Arabia; Journal of African Earth Sciences, v. 1, no. 1,  p. 47-57.

 

Daniel, E.J., 1963, Syrie interieure: in Lexique Stratigraphique International, Asie, VIII, Fasc.10cl, Syrie, Liban, Jordan, L. Dubertret (ed.) p.157-291, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.

 

Davies, F.B., 1985, Geologic map of the Al Wajh quadrangle, sheet 26 B, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources GM-83, scale 1:250,000.

 

Davies, F. B., 1981, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Wadi Thalbah quadrangle, sheet 26/36 A, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Geoscience map GM-42, 32 p., 1:100,000 scale.

 

Davies, F. B., and D. J. Grainger, 1985, Exploration notes to the geologic map of Al-Muwaylih quadrangle, sheet 27A.

 

Delfour, J., 1967, Report on the mineral resources and geology of the Hulayfah-Musayn’ah region, BRGM report SG JED-66-A8, 139 p., 4fig., 11 photo, 5 app.

 

________, 1970, Mineral resources and geology of the Nuqrah quadrangle; BRGM report.*

 

_________, 1970, Mineral resources and geology of the Wadi Al-Jifn quadrangle; BRGM report.*

 

_________, 1970, The J’Balah group a new unit of the Arabian Shield, 70 JED 4,  Saudi Arabia, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Jeddah.

 

Delfour, J., R. Dhellemmes, P. Elsass, D. Vaslet, J.-M. Brosse, Y.-M. Le Nindre, and O. Dottin, 1982, Geologic Map of the  Ad Dawadimi quadrangle, sheet 24 G, Saudi Arabia, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Jeddah.

 

Dienemann, W., 1915, Alteres Palaozoikum von Sudsyrien und Westarabien. Centralb. Mineralog. Geol. Palaeontol., 23.

 

Doughty, Charles M., 1888, Travels in Arabia Deserta: (2 v.): Cambridge, Cambridge University Press. Reprinted 1920, 1921, New York, Random House; v. 1, 621  p., v.2, 690  p., ma p.

 

Dubertret, L., (1963), Liban, Syrie: chaine des grands massif cortier et confins a l'est, In Dubertret L. (ed.) Lexique Stratigraphique International, Asie, v. 3, Fasc. 10cl, CNRS, Paris,  p. 9-103.

 

Dullo, W.C., H. Hotzl, and A. Jado, 1983, New stratigraphical results from the Tertiary sequence of the Midyan area, NW Saudi Arabia, Newsletter on Stratigraphy, v. 12, no. 2,  p.75-83.

 

(E)

Ekren, E. B., D. Vaslet, A. Berthiaux, P. Le Strat, and J. Fourniguet, 1987, Geologic Map of the Ha'il quadrangle, sheet 27 E., Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources.

 

Ekren, E.B., D. Vaslet, A. Berthiaux, P. Le Strat, and J. Fourniguet, 1987, Geologic map of the Hail quadrangle, sheet 27 E, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources GM-115, scale 1:250,000.

 

Elberg, E.L., R.D. Gierhart, and L.F. Rameriz, 1963, Geologic map of the Eastern Rub’ Al Khali quadrangle, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-215 A, scale 1:500,000.

 

El-Khayal, A.A, Chaloner, W.G., and Hill, C., 1980, Paleozoic plants from Saudi Arabia: Nature, v. 285,  p.33-34.

 

El-Khayal, A.A, and R.H. Wagner, 1985, Upper Permian stratigraphy and megafloras of Saudi Arabia: Paleogeographic and climatic implication, lll.*

 

El-Khayal, A.A, 1985, Some Silurian (Llandovery) monograptids from Saudi Arabia, Rijksmuseum Van Geologie en Mineralogie, Leiden.

 

El-Khayal, A.A., and M.Romano, 1988, A revision of the upper part of the Saq Formation and Hanadir Shale (Lower Ordovician) of Saudi Arabia, Geological Mag. p. 161-174.

 

Evans, D. S., R. B. Lathon, and M. Senalp, 1990, Stratigraphy of the Wajid Sandstone of Southwest Saudi Arabia (Abstract),SPE/DGS Joint Symposium, May 26-27, Saudi Aramco, Dhahran.

 

 

Evans, D. S., R. B. Lathon, M. Senalp, and T. C. Connlly, 1991, Stratigraphy of the Wajid Sandstone of Southwestern Saudi Arabia. Soc. Pet. Eng. SPC publication, SPE 21449. pp. 947-960.

 

(F)

Fairer, G.M., 1982b, Reconnaissance geology of the Wadi Baysh quadrangle, sheet 17/42 B, U.S. Geological Survey-OF-2-85, 23 p., scale, 1:100,000.

 

Fairer, G. M., 1985, Exploratory notes of the geology of the Wadi Baysh quadrangle, sheet 17 F.

 

Fairer, G.M., 1985, Geologic map of the Wadi Baysh quadrangle, sheet 17 F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources GM-77, scale 1:250,000.

 

Ferguson, G.S., and T.M. Chambers, 1991, Subsurface stratigraphy, depositional history and reservoir development of the Early to Late Permian Unayzah Formation in central Saudi Arabia, SPE, Middle East Oil Show, Bahrain.

 

Ferguson, J.  and H. F. Shaw, 1981, Observations on the geology of the Khuff and Jilh formations of the Qassim area, cover rock contract, Open-File Report CRC/IC 12, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London.

 

Ficher, D.B., and M.P. Yackel, 1951, Exploration Gets Results in Saudi Arabia, the Oil and Gas Journal, 12, 20, p. 208.

 

(G)

Gettings, M.E. and G.C. Simmons, 1987, Geologic map of the Jizan quadrangle, sheet 16 F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources GM-104, scale 1:250,000.

 

Geukens, F., 1966, Geology of the Arabian Peninsula - Yemen, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 560-B, 23  p.

 

Gilboy, C.F., 1978, Geology of the Khulays quadrangle, sheet 22/39 C, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Saudi Arabia Directorate General of Mineral Resources Open-File Report 741, scale 1: 100,000.

 

Gillmann, M., 1968, Primary results of a geological and geophysical reconnaissance of the Jizan coastal plain in Saudi Arabia; American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Society of Petroleum Geologists, Saudi Arabian Section, 2nd Regional Symposium, Dhahran, proceedings, p 189-208.

 

Giot, D., C. Moncidadini , and C. Fauconnier, 1980, Etude litho et chronostratigraphique du sondage AZTA (Azlam Arabia); BRGM, resultats etude no. ES (01) OA 80, 2.

 

Grainger, D.J. and M.R. Hanif, 1989, Geologic map of the Shghab quadrangle, sheet 27 B, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources GM-109, scale 1:250,000.

Greenwood, W.R., 1981, Geology of the Abha quadrangle, sheet 18 F, U.S. Geological  Survey Saudi Arabian Mission Miscellaneous Document MD-45, scale 1:250, 000, text 49  p.

 

Grolier, M.J., and E.C. Overstreet, 1978, Geologic map of the Yemen Arab Republic (San’a); U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigation Series Map I-1143-B, scale 1:500,000.

(H)

Hadley, D.G., 1973, Geology of the Sahl Al-Matran quadrangle, northwestern Hijaz, Saudi Arabia, Directorate General Mineral Resources Geological Map GM-6 scale 1:100,000.

 

_________, 1974, The taphrogeosynclinal Jubaylah group in the Mashhad area, northwestern Hijaz, Saudi Arabia, Dir. Gen. Min. Res., Bulletin v.10,  p.189.

 

__________, 1975, Geology of the Qal’at As-Sawrah quadrangle: USGS map GM-24.

 

Hadley, D.G., 1975, Geology of the Wadi Hali quadrangle, sheet 18/41 B, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia GM-21, scale 1:100,000.

 

Hadley, D.G., 1975, Geology of the Qal’at As Sawrah quadrangle, sheet 26/38 D, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia GM-24, scale 1:100,000.

 

__________, 1975, Non-glacial origion for  conglomerate beds in the Wajid sandstone of Saudi Arabia, I Campbell, K.S.W., ed., Gondwana geology, papers presented at the 3rd Gondwana Symposium, Canberra, 1973, Canberra, Australian National University Press, P. 357-371.

 

___________, (in press), Cenozoic geology and mineran resources of western Saudi Arabia and the Red Sea.

 

___________, D.L. Schmidt, and R.G. Coleman, 1982, Summary of Tertiary Investigations in Western Saudi Arabia, current work by the U.S. Geological Survey, and recommended future studies, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Open-File Report USGS-OF-03-5, p. 56.

 

Halawani, M., D. Janjou, Ph. Razin, and A. Memesh, 1997, Paleoenvironment of the Siq Sandstone in the Jabal Al-Misma quadrangle, northwestern Saudi Arabia, Third annual meeting of the Saudi Society for Earth Sciences at King Saud University, Riyadh, Oct. 15-17, 1996, Technical Report DMMR-TR-97-1, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministery for Mineral Resources, Jeddah.

 

Heimbach W., 1976, Lexique Stratigraphique International, v. III, Asie, Fasciule 10 c 1, Jordanie, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.

 

 

Al-Hajri, S. A., J. Filatoff, L. E. Wender,  and A. K. Norton,1999, Stratigraphy and Operational Palynology of the Devonian System in Saudi Arabia, GeoArabia, V. 4, No. 1, p. 53-68.

 

Helal, A. H., 1964a, On the occurrence of Lower Paleozoic  rocks in  the Tabuk area, Saudi Arabia, Neues Jahrbuch fur geologie und Palaontologie Monatshefte 7, 391-414, Stuttgart.

 

________, 1964b, On the occurrence and stratigraphic position of Permo-Carboniferous tillites in Saudi Arabia, Geol. Rundschau, v. 54,  p.193-207, Stuttgart.

 

________, 1965, General geology and litho-stratigraphic subdivision of the Devonian rocks of the Jauf area, Saudi Arabia, Neues Jahrbuch fur geologie und Palaontologie Monatshefte 9, 527-551, Stuttgart.

 

_______, 1968, Stratigraphy of outcropping Paleozoic rocks around the northern edge of the Arabian shield (within Saudi Arabia) Deutschen Geoll. Gesell.schaft Zeitschrift, v. 117, p. 506-543, Hannover.

 

Hemer, D., 1965, Application of Palynology in Saudi Arabia, the 5th Arab Pertoleum Congress, Cairo.

 

Hemer, D., and P.W. Nygreen, 1967a, Algae, acritarchs and other microfossils incertae sedis from the Lower Carboniferous of Saudi Arabia, Micropaleontology v. 13, no. 2, 183-194.

 

Huber, Charles, 1891, Journal d'un voyage en Arabie 1883-1884: Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, 778  p. (Illustrated atlas, with list and brief description of Huber's rock collection).

 

Hudson, R.G.S., 1958, in Discussion on King's paper, Basic paleogeography of Gondwanaland during the late Paleozoic and Mesozoic eras, Geological Society of London Proceedings, v. 114 p. 70-71.

 

Hudson, R.G.S. and M. Sudbury, 1959, Permian brachiopods from south-east Arabia: in Dubertret, M.I., ed., Notes et Memoires sur le Moen-Orient; Museum National D'Histoire Naturelle, v.7,  p. 19-55.

 

Hull, E., 1886, Memoir on the physical geology and geography of Arabia Petraea, Palestine, and adjoining districts, with special reference to the mode of formation of the Jordan-Arabah depression and the Dead Sea, The Survey of Western Palestine, Adelphi.

 

(J)

Jackson, R.O., R.G. Bogue, G.F. Brown, and R.D. Gierhart, 1963, Geologic Map  of the Southern Najd quadrangle, Saudi Arabia: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-211 A.

 

Jallal, I.A.: See Al-Jallal, I.A.

 

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Karpoff, R., 1957, Esuisse geologique de l’Arabie Saoudite, Bulletin de la Soc. Geol. France, v. 6,  p. 653-693.

 

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_________, 1986, Geology of the Ragibgh quadrangle, sheet 22D, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Open-File Report DGMR-Of-03-15, 90 p.

 

Remond, C. and L. Teixido, with collaboration of E. Motti, R. Vazquez-Lopez, A. Vial, and R. Villemur, 1980, Geology and mineral exploration of the sedimentary cover between Al Bad and Al Muwaylih (28/35 A-C and 27/35 A-B): BRGM-Open-File Report JED-OR-80-26, 79 p.

 

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Sahl, M., 1981, Reconnaissance geology of the Tayyib Al Ism quadrangle, sheet 28/34 B, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Open-File Report DGMR-OF-01-18, 24  p.

 

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Schaub, H., 1981, Nummulites et assilines de la Tethys Paleogene, Taxonomie, phylogenese et biostratigraphie; Schweiz Palaontologische Abhandlungen, v. 104-105, 236 p.

 

Schmidt, D. L., D. G. Hadley, and G. F. Brown, 1982, Middle Tertiary continental rift and evolution of the Red Sea in southwestern Saudi Arabia; Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Open-File Report, USGS-OF-03-6, 56 p.

 

Senalp, M. and A. Al-Duaiji, 2001, Sequence Stratigraphy of the Unayzah Reservoir in Central Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Aramco Journal of Technology, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

 

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_________, 1966b, Miocene foraminifera of the Gulf of Suez region, U.A.R., pt 3, Biostratigraphy; Micropaleontology, v. 12, p. 183-202.

 

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___________, 1987

 

Spancer, C.H., and P.L.Vincent, 1984, Bentonite resource potential and geology of the Cenozoic sediments, Jiddah region;  Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Open File Report BRGM-OF-04-31, 61  p.

 

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The Stratigraphic Committee of the Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, 1984, Saudi Arabian Code of Lithostratigraphic Classification and Nomenclature, second edition, Technical Manual, DM-Tm-04-1, Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

 

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Unpublished Reports:

 

 

The following is a list of geologists their unpublished reports cited in the text:

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Abu-Ali, M.A., 1993, The hydrocarbon source potential (Misc. Rep. 995).

Afifi, A.M. and T.C. Connally, 1993, Preliminary report on field trip to Midyan, Saudi Arabia, Saudi Aramco.

Al-Laboun, A.A. and B.H. Walthall, 1982, Aramco.

Aramco, 1978, Generalized Saudi Arabian Stratigraphic Section Formational and Reservoir Nomenclature, Aramco.

Aramco, 1982, Generalized Saudi Arabian Stratigraphic Section Formational and Reservoir Nomenclature, Aramco.

Aramco, 1983, Generalized Saudi Arabian Stratigraphic Section Formational and Reservoir Nomenclature, Aramco.

Aramco, 1984, Generalized Saudi Arabian Stratigraphic Section Formational and Reservoir Nomenclature, Aramco.

Auxerap-Tenneco Saudi Arabia, Burqan well 3.

Az-Zahrani and Bahabri, 1990, Aramco.

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Berger, T.C., and Thomas, 1940, Aramco.

Berg, E.L., B. Beverly, Jr., Northrup, M. Steineke, and R. A. Bramkamp, 1944, Aramco.

Blakely, C,R., 1973, Quarterly report of the Tenneco Saudi Arabia, Inc., 1 April to 1 July, Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

Blakely, C,R., 1974, Quarterly report of the Tenneco Saudi Arabia, Inc., 1 April through 30th June, Jiddah, Saudi Arabia.

Blanton, A.E., 1972, Geological reconnaissance of a portion western Hijaz province, Saudi Arabia, Arabian Sun Oil Company, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Bowsher, A.L., 1972, Aramco .

Bowsher, A.L., D.K. Cameron, W.P.S. Ventress, and B. H. Walthall, November 28, 1972, Aramco.

Bramkamp R.A., M. Steineke, E.L. Berg, Myers, and Short, 1945, Aramco.

BRGM (1985, unpub. Report) Water, Agriculture and Soil Studies of Saq and Overlying Aquifers, Ministry of Agriculture and Water, Water Resources Development Department (unpub. Report).

Burchfiel, H.L., and J. W. Hoover, 1935, Aramco.

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Coffield, M.C., and Reiss, 1953, Aramco.

Croisile, M., and G. Flaceliere, 1966, Arabie Seoudite Mer Rouge, Etude Geologique de terrain entre les regions de Jeddah et de Jizan, Auxera p.

Croisile, M., 1967,  Etude Geologique de terrain entre les regions de Rabigh et du Golf d’Aqabah,, Auxera p.

(E)

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(F)

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(G)

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(H)

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(J)

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(K)

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(L)

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(M)

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(P)

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Pocock, A.F.,  Beven, and Schneider, 1950, Aramco.

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(S)

Sanford, R.M., 1950, Aramco.

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Saudi Aramco, 1992, Generalized Saudi Arabian Stratigraphic Section Formational and Reservoir Nomenclature, Aramco.

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(W)

Weymouth (in Burchfiel and Hoover, 1935).

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