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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-7

Category: Planta?

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: Barthelmes, A., de Klerk, P., Prager, A., Theuerkauf, M., Unterseher, M. and Joosten, H. (2012) Expanding NPP analysis to eutrophic and forested sites: Significance of NPPs in a Holocene wood peat section (NE Germany). Review of Palaeobotany and Palynologgy 186, 22–37

Description: Unknown origin, possibly highly corroded remnant of waood, leticular (3–12 µm in diameter), to bean-shaped (6–10 x 5–8 µm), often in pairs or groups, metallic brown, psilate.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Highly decomposed Alder peat

Co-occurence: EMA-6, EMA-8

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information