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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-1250

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: Curvularia cf. comoriensis

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: Ellis, M.B. (1971) Dematiaceous Hyphomycetes. Commonwealth Mycological Institute, Kew, Surrey.

Description: Conidia inversely club-shaped and slightly curved, unequally and asymmetrically 5-celled, yellow, 45–60 × 13–15 μm, smooth, thick-walled, not constricted at the septa. Curvularia comoriensis has previously been found on Cymbogon in Congo and on the Comoro Islands (Ellis, 1971).

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information