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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-85

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

First publication: 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 Palynology 186, 22–37

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Cf. fungal spore (or fragment of it), cylindric elongated with rounded ends, sometimes slightly curved, 33–122 × 7–12 μm, muriform with transversal and longitudinal septa giving an irregular pattern, single cells angular and 5–6 × 5–10 μm, middle to light brown and psilate.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Largely restricted to very wet conditions in alder carr and sedge fen.

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Occurs recently in open fen vegetation with different water levels and somewhat drier alder carrs.

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information