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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.

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Type: UG-1077

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: cf. Xylariaceae / Sordariaceae / Coniochaetaceae

First publication: Gelorini, V., Verbeken, A., van Geel, B., Cocqyt, C. and Vershuren, D. (2011) Modern non-pollen palynomorphs from East African lake sediments. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 164, 143–173

Other publication/s: No information

Description: Ascospores ellipsoid, equilaterally one-celled, 14–30 × 7–12 µm, brown to dark brown, smooth, thick-walled; germ slit straight and running over the entire spore-length. Based on size variability, this morphotype may include several species which possibly belong to the families Coniochaetaceae, Sordariaceae or Xylariaceae.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information