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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-185Type: KIU-185

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information

Similar: Urocystis

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

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Probably a fungal spore ball, globose to oval, composed of several single, oval to polyhedral greenish yellow to pale brown cells, surrounded by pail white to hyaline, in part, destroyed cells, 36.1‒48.2 µm in diameter.

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

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: During own observations on recent material, a similar type was recorded on oak bark.

Palaeoenvironmental indication: May be related with the presence of wood