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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-8G

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

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: No information

Description: Fruit bodies 120–250 µm in diameter, applanate, margin irregular, reticulate covering membrane, consisting of 1.5–2.5 µm wide isodiametric cells; Epidermis cells and stomata of the host plant often impressed in this membrane; One or two ostioles 5–10 µm in diameter, several confluent fruit bodies aggregated in up to 1000 µm long clusters.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: On plant remains

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information