the former consisting of chalk, as in England, and the latter of sandstones and limestones with Hippurites.
In Palestine a limestone containing Carboniferous fossils is found in the midst of the sandstone series, and here the sandstone is immediately succeeded by limestones with Hippurites and other fossils belonging to the Upper Cretaceous.
They contain many fossils, including Hippurites and Ammonites.
Then follows a mass of dolomite and unbedded limestones containing Hippurites and evidently of Upper Cretaceous age.
The Upper Cretaceous is represented by limestones with bands of chert, and contains Ammonites, Baculites, Hippurites and other fossils.
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