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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-124

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: Possibly conidium, ovoid to elliptic, 1 septum (with pore), strongly constricted at septum, one end with large aperture (3.3 µm in diameter), second rounded, spore 27–28 x 8–10 µm, hyaline to pale brown, longitudinal rugulate to striate.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Rare in alder litter, scarce in surface samples

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Indicator for above ground remains and thus presence of alder