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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-107

Category: Animalia

Sub-category: Coleoptera

Taxonomical identification: Carabidae mandible

First publication: van Geel, B. (1978) A palaeoecological study of Holocene peat bog sections in Germany and the Netherlands, based on the analysis of pollen, spores and macro- and microscopic remains of fungi, algae cormophytes and anymals. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 25, 1–120

Other publication/s: Bakker, R. and van Smeerdijk, D.G. (1982) A palaecological study of a Late Holocene section from 'Het Ilperweld', W. Netherlands. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 36, 95–163

Description: Mandibles curved, 710–770 µm long, proximal end 250–260 µm in diameter, distal end pointed; In the inner curve with a pointed tooth (85–90 µm in length) and a bundle of hairs (135–140 µm in length).

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In meso-oligotrophic peat deposits

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Mesotrophic conditions