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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-42

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

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, posssibly basidiospore or spore of Fungi Imperfecti, monoseptate, herterocellular, 8–10 x 5–6 µm, psilate, main cell a hyaline and conical cap (2–4.5 µm long), cap often detached, spore then appears nonseptate, but often with frayed and hyaline remnants at the former attaching place.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Water, litter, hummock-moss and dead wood

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information