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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-8F

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Stomiopeltis 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. and Aptroot, A. (2006) Fossil ascomycetes in Quaternary deposits. Nova Hedwigia 82, 313–329

Description: Fruit bodies (55–) 100–250 (–265) µm in diameter; Wall composed of meandering to radially arranged (1–) 2 (–3) µm wide hyphae; Numerous hyphae emerging from the irregular margin; Ostiole (7–) 15 (–25) µm in diameter.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: On remains of: Erica tetralix, Calluna vulgaris, Oxycoccus palustris and Sphagnum sect. Acutifolia.

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: On plant remains

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information