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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-213

Category: Algae

Sub-category: Zygnamataceae

Taxonomical identification: Zygnema-type

First publication: van Geel, B., Coope, G.R. and van der Hammen, T. (1989) Palaeoecology and stratigraphy of the Late-glacial type section at Usselo (The Netherlands). Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 60, 25–129

Other publication/s: Montoya, E., Rull, V. and van Geel, B. (2010) Non-pollen palynomorphs from surface sediments along an altitudinal transect of the Venezuelan Andes. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 297, 169–183

Description: Heterogeneous group of hyaline, spheroidal and flattened spores, ca. 52 µm in diameter.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: Menyanthes and Carex vesicaria

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Hydro-terrestrial conditions / Stagnant shallow open water / Mesotrophic to eutrophic conditions