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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-50

Category: Fungi?

Taxonomical identification: cf. fungal fruit body from Sillia ferruginea

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: Possibly of fungal or animal origin, epidermal tissue with regulary arranged spines (47 x 33 µm), tissue hyaline, spines as long as wide (spines 5–10 µm), obtuse, dark brown (lighter on top) polyhedron or star- like shape, distance between spines 3–4 µm.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information