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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-124

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: cf. Persiciospora sp.

First publication: Pals, J.P., van Geel, B. and Delfos, A. (1980) Palaeoecological studies in the Klokkeweel bog near Hoogkarspel (prov of Noord-Holland). Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 30, 371–418

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
van der Wiel, A.M. (1982) A palaecological study of a section from the foot of the Hazendonk (Zuid-Holland), based on the analysis of pollen, spores and macroscopic remains. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 38, 35–90
van Geel, B. and Aptroot, A. (2006) Fossil ascomycetes in Quaternary deposits. Nova Hedwigia 82, 313–329

Description: Fungal spore, one-celled, (19.2–) 20.5–24.7 (–27.5) × 11.5–14.0 (–16.0) µm, ellipsoidal; Small pits, 0.8–1.0 µm in diameter present on the surface, 0.5–2.5 µm apart, obliquely truncate at the proximal end which is provided with a 0.8–1.0 µm wide, sunken pore (hilum?), pore surrounded by an annulus, distal end of the spore often narrowly rounded.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In carr peat of Betula and Salix

Co-occurence: Dryopteris

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Helophyte marsh / Eu- to mesotrophic conditions