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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-25

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Discomycetes, e.g. Cryptodiscus

First publication: Prager, A., Barthelmes, A., Theuerkauf, M. and Joosten, H. (2006) Non-pollen palynomorphs from modern Alder carrs and their potential for interpreting microfossil data from peat. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 141, 7–31

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Fungal spore, possibly conidium or ascospore, elongated ellipsoid, 11–14 x 4.3–4.7 µm, triseptate, slightly constricted at septa, hyaline and psilate.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Surface samples, litter samples, hummock- moss and dead wood samples

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information