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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-70

Category: Rotifera

Taxonomical identification: Cephalodella exigua

First publication: van Geel, B. (1978) A palaeoecological study of Holocene peat bog sections in Germany and the Netherlands, based on the analysis of pollen, spores and macro- and microscopic remains of fungi, algae cormophytes and anymals. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 25, 1–120

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Globose, 55–75 µm in diameter, with reticulate surface consisting of single rows of about 1–1.5 µm high spines, 1.5–2 µm apart, meshes of the reticulum 5–10 µm wide.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In oligotrophic Sphagnum peat

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information