Taxonomy Online - Reduviasporonites - Specimen details

Below are the database details and enlarged photograph of specimen 5031_Conisboro_A27.

Name of species Database reference number
Reduviasporonites chalastus (Foster) Elsik 1999 71
Specimen 5031_Conisboro_A27
Slide number
5031 Conisborough, Yorkshire
Country of origin
EF reference of specimen on palynological slide
Dimension of specimen (µm)
Length of cell100µm approx.
Description of specimen
Elongate cell bent in the centre. Right hand part of the cell shows ‘striations’ in the outer cell wall orientated parallel to the long axis of the cell. These striations may be the result of shrinkage of the outer cell wall.