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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-711

Category: Algae

Sub-category: Green algae

Taxonomical identification: Mougeotia sp.

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: Quadratic zygospores, 30–36 µm long, broad with straight or slightly concave sides; Retuse angles 3–4 µm wide, maximum depression 2–2.5 µm.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: Mougeotia / cf. M. gracillima

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Oxygen-rich body of fresh water