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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-32

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, pink-colored (likely safranin stained) NPP with a long, circular aperture and thin, short spines on the surface that are particularly visible at 1000 × magnification but that appear as very small pores at 400 × magnification.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Present in fossil material

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Present in the modern wet meadow samples

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information