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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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HdV-821Type: HdV-821

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Sphaerodes sp.

First publication: Yeloff, D., Mauquoy, D., Barber, K., Way, S., van Geel, B. and Turney, C.M.S. (2007) Volcanic ash deposition and long-term vegetation change on subantarctic Marion Island. Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research 39, 500–511

Other publication/s: Musotto, L.L., Bianchinotti, M.V. and Borromei, A.M. (2012) Pollen and fungal remains as environmental indicators in surface sediments of Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego, southernmost Patagonia. Palynology 36, 162–179

Description: Egg-shaped objects, 15–23 μm in length and 8–13 μm in width; Pits on surface at varying depths.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: In soil

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information