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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: PLN-20

Category: Unknown

Taxonomical identification: No information

Similar: PLN-01

First publication: Tunno, I. and Mensing, S.A. (2017) The value of non-pollen palynomorphs in interpreting paleoecological change in the Great Basin (Nevada, USA). Quaternary Research 87, 529–543

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Globose, light-yellow, hyaline microfossil (12–15 μm long) with a distinctive double wall and the surface characterized by an irregular reticulum clearly visible at 1000 × magnification.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Present in fossil material before 2700 cal. yr BP and after 2000 cal. yr BP. It is similar in occurrence to PLN-01.

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Abundant in modern wet meadow samples

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information