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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-97

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

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 186, 38–57

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Fungal spore, elongated, ovoid (like the sole of a shoe), 1 septum, 18–19 x 5 µm, shorter cell 6–6.5 µm long, larger cell 12 µm long, shorter cell constricted near septum, hyaline, rounded at the end, larger cell slightly tapering at the end, pale brown spore, psilate.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: Carex riparia

Modern occurence: Very wet segde fen

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Open vegetation and sedge fen