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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-113

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

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: Fungal spore, ovoid to ovoid elongated, 26–28 x 10–12 µm, 2–3 septa (2 septa partition spore in unequally large cells; 3 septa in equally large cells), slightly constricted at septa (with pore), one end cell rounded, opposite end cell conical, hyaline, spore psilate, pale.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Alder carr, birch carr and mosses

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