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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: NCP-4

Category: Algae?

Taxonomical identification: Chlorococcus zygote?

First publication: Kramer, A., Herzschuh, U., Mischke, S. and Zhang, C. (2010) Late Quaternary environmental history of the south-eastern Tibetan Plateau inferred from the Lake Naleng non-pollen palynomorph record. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 19, 453–468

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Globose, reticulate microfossil, 35–42 µm in diameter and with a 1.0–1.5 µm thick wall, the „brochi“ of the reticulum are 2–3 µm in diameter; Most of the fossils appearing faultless, some showing an opening without any indication of a hyphenation point like a porus.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information