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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.

© Wieckowska-Lüth/Kirleis/Schmütz 2020

Type: HdV-581

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

First publication: Yeloff, D., Charman, D., van Geel, B. and Mauquoy, D. (2007) Reconstruction of hydrology, vegetation and past climate change in bogs using fungal microfossils. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 146, 102–145

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Swollen cell, dark, straight or slightly curved, (10–) 14–18 (–20) × 5–7 (–9) μm, excl. hyaline adjacent cell remains. Hemispherical to elongated hyaline top cell, 5–8 × 3 μm; Often damaged. Basal mycelium cell (ca. 3 μm wide), often damaged and thus of variable length; Well-preserved specimens sometimes broken off below a septum with adjacent hyaline mycelium cell. Spores rarely without hyaline top cell.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information