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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-1401

Category: Unknown

Taxonomical identification: No information

First publication: van Geel, B., Bos, J.A.A., van Huissteden, J., Pals, J.P., Schatz, H., van Mourik, J.M., van Reenen, G.B.A., Wallinga, J. and van der Plicht, J. (2010) Palaeoecological study of a Weichselian wetland site in The Netherlands suggests a link with Dansgaard-Oeschger climate oscillation. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences 89, 187–201

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Globose microfossils with a double wall; Outer wall light-brown, thin with many irregulary formed, from 4 µm to 12 µm wide holes; Most specimens with broken outer wall, but intact microfossils 50–63 μm in diameter; Inner wall thick, dark brown, closely covered with up to 2 µm high appendages. Diameter of inner spore 40–57 μm.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Sandy base of peat layer

Co-occurence: Cenococcum scelrotia, Sordaria-type ascospores, Scorpidium revolvens, Calliergonella cuspidata

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information