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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-35

Category: Animalia?

Taxonomical identification: Coleoptera, Lepidoptera

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: Unknown origin, possibly Invertebrata remain, maybe elytra of Coleoptra or tengula of Lepoptera, ovoid and planar, inside 4.5–6.5 µm, hyaline, striae, distance between striae 1 µm, striae abruptly concurring at proximal end and exceeding in the distal end, proximal end conical, often with remaining hyaline tissue.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Litter, dead wood, hummock-moss

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information