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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-313F

Category: Algae

Taxonomical identification: Mougeotia cf. punctata

Similar: HdV-A (van Geel 1976)

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: 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

Description: Zygospores squarish, 25–27 x 28–30 µm, wall smooth, hyaline; Depressions in the centre of the angles ca. 1.5 µm deep and ca. 3 µm in diameter.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In ditch fills

Co-occurence: Debarya (HdV-214)

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information