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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: HdV-1054

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Rosellinia cf. valdiviensis

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: 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: Ascospores cylindrical and rounded at the ends, ca. 28 × 11 μm, with a long, oblique germ split over the whole length of the spore. Barthelmes et al. (2006) reported similar spores as cf. Helicogermslita (of which some species have Rosellinia as a synonym).

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information