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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-31

Category: Algae?

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, pink-colored (likely safranin stained), thin single-walled NPP presumably of algal origin with a circular aperture that is not always visible. This NPP is variable in size (20 to 40 μm long).

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Present in fossil material

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Present in the modern wet meadow samples

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information