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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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KIU-104Type: KIU-104

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

Similar: UAB-8 / KIU-127

First publication: Wieckowska-Lüth, M. (forthcoming)

Other publication/s: Revelles, J., Burjachs, F. and van Geel, B. (2016) Pollen and non-pollen palynomorphs from the Early Neolithic settlement of La Draga (Girona, Spain). Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 225, 1–20

Description: Fungal spore, globose to oval, dark brown, smooth, surface folded, sometimes with small pores, 26.5‒28.3 µm in diameter, resembles UAB-8 (Revelles et al. 2016), but is slightly bigger in size. This type may also represent a smaller variant of KIU-127.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: In shallow water deposits from a prehistoric pile-dwelling site

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: May be related to decomposition of organic substrates