Taxonomy Online - Reduviasporonites - Specimen details

Below are the database details and enlarged photograph of specimen 5031_Conisboro_C29.

Name of species Database reference number
Reduviasporonites chalastus (Foster) Elsik 1999 73
Specimen 5031_Conisboro_C29
Slide number
5031 Conisborough, Yorkshire
Country of origin
EF reference of specimen on palynological slide
Dimension of specimen (µm)
Length of cell 46µm.
Description of specimen
Very small ovoid cell. Cell material amorphous and granular. Very distinct separation between inner body and cell wall. Outer cell wall 1-1.5µm thick; outer surface very finely granulate (grana only just resolvable under oil (x100)). Cell material confined by folds in the inner body.