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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-21

Category: Unknown

Taxonomical identification: No information

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: Spherical, hyaline, colonial NPP with the cells aggregated into groups and rarely isolated. The size and number of cells in the colony is variable, but each single cell is ca. 10 μm.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Present in fossil sample before 2700 cal. yr BP and after 2000 cal. yr BP.

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Present in modern material

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information