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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-303Type: HdV-303

Category: Algae

Sub-category: Chlorophyta

Taxonomical identification: cf. Chlamydomonas / cf. Chloromonas

First publication: 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

Other publication/s:
Miola, A., Bondesan, A., Corain, L., Favaretto, S., Mozzi, P., Piovan, S. and Sostizzo, I. (2006) Wetlands in the Venetian Po Plain (northeastern Italy) during the Last Glacial Maximum: Interplay between vegetation, hydrology and sedimentary environment. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 141, 83–102
Andreev, A.A., Tarasov, P.E., Wennrich, V., Raschke, E., Herzschuh, U., Nowaczyk, N.R., Brigham-Grette, J. and Melles, M. (2014) Late Pliocene and Early Pleistocene vegetation history of northeastern Russian Arctic inferred from the Lake El’gygytgyn pollen record. Climate of the Past 10, 1017–1039

Description: Resting zygotes / hypnozygote spores(?) globose, wall smooth, yellow to brownish yellow, often with a furrow, (12–) 15–20 (–22) µm in diameter, wall 1–1.5 µm thick.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In the Late Glacial (Younger Dryas) and Early Holocene parts

Co-occurence: Scorpidium scorpioides

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Eu- to mesotrophic conditions / Open water