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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.

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Type: EMA-91

Category: Fungi?


Taxonomical identification: Ceriophora palustris


Similar: HDV-122, HDV-1027

First publication: Prager, A., Theuerkauf, M., Couwenberg, J., Barthelmes, A., Aptroot, A. and Joosten, H. (2012) Pollen and non-pollen palynomorphs as tools for identifying alder carr deposits: A surface sample study from NE-Germany. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 1

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 Palynolog

Description: Possibly ascospore, elliptic to fusiform, often slightly curved, 18–22 x 7 µm, 1 septum (with pore), constricted at septum, slightly constricted at one end (3 µm before tip), brown, usually striate (ca.9 indistinct longitudinal light striae), sometimes ra

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Sedge leaves, open fen.

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Open vegitation