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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: UG-1277

Category: Fungi

Taxonomical identification: No information\

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: Spores globose to subglobose, 40–57 × 40–43 µm, smooth, with more than 20 brown, thick-walled septated cells (slightly variable in size and shape), and some subhyaline, thin-walled basal cell(s) (may be missing), slightly constricted at the septa. This morphotype differs from UG-1274 by its bigger size and higher amount of cells. UG-1274 and UG-1277 may be produced by (morphologically) related species.

(Sub-) Fossil occurence: No information

Co-occurence: No information

Modern occurence: No information

Palaeoenvironmental indication: No information