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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-704A

Category: Protozoa

Sub-category: Dinoflagellata

Taxonomical identification: Operculodinum cf. centrocarpum

First publication: Bakker, R. and van Smeerdijk, D.G. (1982) A palaecological study of a Late Holocene section from 'Het Ilperweld', W. Netherlands. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 36, 95–163

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Cysts of Dinophyceae, cyst-family Exosphaeridiaceae, of ellipsoid shape, surface often folded with an indistinct aperture, 40–65 x 40–50 µm, including the ca. 5–10 µm long processes with bifurcated tip.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information