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The database is hosted by Kiel University
and is established by Magda Wieckowska-
Lüth, Wiebke Kirleis and Kay Schmütz,
Institute for Prehistoric and Protohistoric Archaeology.

© Wieckowska-Lüth/Kirleis/Schmütz 2020

Type: EMA-112

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: cf. Endophragmia collapsa

First publication: Prager, A., Theuerkauf, M., Couwenberg, J., Barthelmes, A., Aptroot, A. and Joosten, H. (2012) Pollen and non-pollen palynomorphs as tools for identifying alder carr deposits: A surface sample study from NE-Germany. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 186, 38–57

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Conidium, ovoid to elongated, 2-3 septa, constricted at septa, one end cell rounded, opposite end cell slightly tapering, thinner walled and mostly collapsed or at least crumpled, hyaline, whole spore 12–15 x 7–8 µm, round end cell and central cell ca. 4 µm long, pale brown, psilate.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Alder carr, birch carr

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Indicates presens of trees (alder, birch?)