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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-123

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: Conidium, club-shaped, distal end rounded, proximal end tapering, sometimes with long hyaline appendage (conidiophore or hyphae?), sometimes slightly curved, 7–12 septa, 24–37 µm long, max. 2.5–3.5 µm thick, single cells 2–5 µm long, longest cells at tapering end, conidium hyaline, psilate.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Hummock-mosses and dead wood

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Indicates presence of alder carr and possibly drier habitats