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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: t micro-417

Category: Algae

Taxonomical identification: Spirogyra

Similar: HdV-130, HdV-132, HdV-210, HdV-212

First publication: Kuhry, P. (1997) The palaeoecology ot a treed bog in western boreal Canada: a study based on microfossils, macrofossils and physico-chemical properties. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 96, 183–224

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Hetergenous group of psilate, reticulate, striate spores.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: Low frequencies in the lower halfs of both the Beauval and Gypsumville cores.

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: Indicative of stagnant, shallow, open water, at least during the spring season.