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Lüth, Wiebke Kirleis and Kay Schmütz,
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HdV-1Type: HdV-1

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Gelasinospora sp.

Synonym: Neurospora sp.

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:
van Geel, B., Bohncke, S.J.P. and Dee, H. (1981) A palaecological study of an upper Late Glacial and Holocene sequence from 'De Borchert', The Netherlands. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 31, 367–448
Kurhy, P. (1985) Transgressions of a raised bog across a coverstand ridge originally covered with an oak-lime forest. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 44, 313–353
Kuhry, P. (1997) The palaeoecology ot a treed bog in western boreal Canada: a study based on microfossils, macrofossils and physico-chemical properties. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 96, 183–224
Carrión, J.S. and Navarro, C. (2002) Cryptogam spores and other non-pollen microfossils as sources of palaeoecological information: case studies from Spains. Annales Botanici Fennici 39, 1–14
van Geel, B. and Aptroot, A. (2006) Fossil ascomycetes in Quaternary deposits. Nova Hedwigia 82, 313–329
Chambers, F.M., van Geel, B. and van der Linden, M. (2011) Considerations for the preparation of peat samples for palynology, and for the counting of pollen and non-pollen palynomorphs. Mires and Peat 7, 1–14 et al. (2011)
Herrmann, M., Lu, X., Berking, J., Schutt, B., Yao, T. and Mosbrugger, V. (2010) Reconstructing Holocene vegetation and climate history of Nam Co area (Tibet), using pollen and other palynomorphs. Quaternary International 218, 45–57
Medeanic, S. and Bagadin Silva, M. (2010) Indicative value of non-pollen palynomorphs (NPPs) and palynofacies for palaeoreconstructions: Holocene Peat, Brazil. International Journal of Coal Geology 84, 248–257

Description: Ascospores, ellipsoidal, spore surface almost black, 22–30 (–37) × 14–20 (–24) µm, evenly ornamented with 1 µm wide round hyaline pits.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In decomposed peat, layers with charcoal, Sphagnum bogs

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: On thallus of Cladonia arbuscula

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Fimicolous / Maybe carbonicolous / Maby lignicolous