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and is established by Magda Wieckowska-
Lüth, Wiebke Kirleis and Kay Schmütz,
Institute for Prehistoric and Protohistoric Archaeology.

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HdV-8BType: HdV-8B

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: cf. Microthyrium sp.

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:
van Geel, B., Bohncke, S.J.P. and Dee, H. (1981) A palaecological study of an upper Late Glacial and Holocene sequence from 'De Borchert', The Netherlands. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 31, 367–448
Kuhry, P. (1997) The palaeoecology ot a treed bog in western boreal Canada: a study based on microfossils, macrofossils and physico-chemical properties. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 96, 183–224

Description: Fruit bodies 40–100 µm in diameter, with a distinct, darker centre, margin smooth or slightly crenulate, covering membrane made up of radiating files of subquadratic cells, 2–9 µm wide at the margin and narrower at the centre; Ostiole 8–15 µm wide, surrounded by a ring of small cells with thick black walls; Basal plate radially structured.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: On plant remains of Scheuchzeria palustris, cf. Eriophorum vaginatum and other remains.

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information