Macroremain content of gravel pit Northeim_SiteE


Sample taken from a layer of silt, accessible in a deepening aside an oak trunk, lying in the gravel, a little above the middle of the trunk.According to H.H. Leuschner the oak tree had died A.D. 896 (Jordan 1986). Correspondigly the silt contains pollen of cultivated plants like Secale, Triticum, Linum usitatissimum and of weeds like Centaurea cyanus.Silt and oak trunk must, however, not be of the same age.The pollen spectrum of ths sample belongs to Pollen zone X (Late Subatlantic)

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Creator Grüger, Eberhard
Publisher PANGAEA
Publication Year 2020
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International;
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Language English
Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 58 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (9.965 LON, 51.720 LAT); Northeim, Lower Saxony