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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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HdV-228Type: HdV-228

Category: Algae?

Taxonomical identification: No information

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:
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
Kramer, A., Herzschuh, U., Mischke, S. and Zhang, C. (2010) Late Quaternary environmental history of the south-eastern Tibetan Plateau inferred from the Lake Naleng non-pollen palynomorph record. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 19, 453–468

Description: Globose, hyaline microfossils, 58.0–69.5 µm in diameter, inclusive of the ca. 40 protuberances, each ca. 5 µm high and 5–9 µm in diameter at the truncated top, a 1.5 µm wide pore in the centre of the flat part of the protuberances; Distance between protuberances 4–10 µm, wall ca. 0.3 µm thick.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Mesotrophic conditions