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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: HdV-1025

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Diplocladiella cf. scalaroides

First publication: van Geel, B., Gelorini, V., Lyaruu, A., Aptroot, A., Rucina, S., Marchant, R., Sinninghe Damsté, J.S. and Verschuren, D. (2011) Diversity and ecology of tropical African fungal spores from a 25,000-year palaeoenvironmental record in southeastern Kenya. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 164, 174–190

Other publication/s:
Ellis, M.B. (1976) More dematiaceous Hyphomycetes. Commonwealth Mycological Institute, Kew, Surrey
Barthelmes, A., Prager, A. and Joosten, H. (2006) Palaeoecological analysis of Alnus wood peats with special attention to non-pollen palynomorphs. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 141, 33–51

Description: Conidia triangular, 2-horned, ca. 25 μm wide from horn tip to horn.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In Alnus wood peat deposits (Barthelmes et al., 2006).

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: The species was observed on dead wood in Europe (Ellis, 1976).

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information