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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-1120

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Savoryella curvispora

Similar: HdV-715

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: Ho, W.H., Hyde, K.D. and Hodgkiss, I.J. (1997) Ascomycetes from tropical freshwater habitats: the genus Savoryella, with two new species. Mycological Research 101, 803–809

Description: Ascospores curved, unequally and symmetrically 4-celled, 30 × 8 μm, smooth; central cells yellow to brown, relatively large and thick-walled; end cells subhyaline, small and thin-walled. This type may be related to the European HdV-715.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: Savoryella curvispora has been reported from submerged wood in Mauritius, Taiwan, Malaysia, Philippines and South Africa (Ho et al., 1997).

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information