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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-193

Category: Planta

Taxonomical identification: No information

First publication: van Geel, B., Hallewas, D.P. and Pals, J.P. (1983) A Late Holocene deposit under the Westfriese Zeedijknear Enkhuizen (Prov of Noord-Holland, The Netherlands): palaeoecological and archaeological aspects. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynolynology 38, 269–335

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Seeds, 660–860 x 300–410 µm, inequilateral with a clear hypostase at the chalazal end, seed coat consisting of two distinct cell layers; outer layer more or less zigzag-wise arranged groups of up to 100 µm long oblong cells (thin walled, except for the middle part of the outer walls which shows a clamp along the whole length of the cell); Clamps with a characteristic, pitted appearance, 7.5 µm broad and ca. 1.5 µm thick, ending at both sides in two „barbs“.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Stagnant shallow open water / Eutrophic conditions / dense stand of vegetation