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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-1029A

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Curvularia cf. intermedia

First publication: Gelorini, V., Verbeken, A., van Geel, B., Cocqyt, C. and Vershuren, D. (2011) Modern non-pollen palynomorphs from East African lake sediments. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 164, 143–173

Other publication/s: Ellis, M.B. (1971) Dematiaceous Hyphomycetes. Commonwealth Mycological Institute, Kew

Description: Conidia ellipsoid to fusiform, 25–39 × 13–19 μm, unequally and asymmetrically 4-celled, yellow, smooth, not constricted at the septa, middle septum usually positioned along the median; Slightly hick-walled.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Curvularia intermedia, an anamorphic state of Cochliobolus, has been reported from Australia, Papua-New Guinea, Tanzania and the USA, and occurs on Triticum, Zea, Oryza and Cynodon (Ellis, 1971).

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information