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Differential pollen dispersion and the interpretation of pollen diagrams

Henrik Tauber

Differential pollen dispersion and the interpretation of pollen diagrams

with a contribution to the interpretation of the elm fall

by Henrik Tauber

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Published by I kommission hos C. A. Reitzel in København .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pollen.,
  • Paleobotany -- Europe.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [64]-69.

    Statementby Henrik Tauber.
    SeriesDanmarks geologiske undersøgelse -- 2 raekke, nr. 89., Danmarks geologiske undersøgelse (Series) -- nr. 89.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE278 .A14 2.raekke, nr.89
    The Physical Object
    Pagination69 p., 2 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17903963M
    LC Control Number68000053

      Pollen grains are the carriers of the male gametes or their progenitor cell, in higher plants. They also are important tools for paleoclimatic reconstruction. They reflects the ecology of their parent plants and their habitats and provide a continuous record of their evolutionary history. Like spores, pollen grains possess a wall highly resistant to microbial attack. The foreword and the author's introduction give some idea of the nature and scope of pollen analysis, the modern phase of which subject began in From counts of pollen caught daily, fixed on microscope slides and identified, a graph can be drawn which gives a clear picture of the relative amounts of different species of pollen floating in the air from day to day throughout the growing Author: G. Erdtman.

    Where pollen is found. Organic deposits, origin and description ; 4. How pollen is recovered. Field technique (Quaternary pollen analysis) 5. Finding the grain. Laboratory technique ; 6. Presenting the results. Pollen diagrams and maps ; 7. Where did the pollen come from? Interpretation of the findings ; 8. How to use the information. (). Differential pollen dispersion and the interpretation of pollen diagrams. (). Dyke systems in northern Cumbria. (). Early cultivation in Northumberland and the Borders. (). Early land division and settlement in Swaledale and on the eastern approaches to Author: Caroline. Skinner.

    pollen spectrum A series of side-by-side graphs, produced by archaeobotanists and palynologists, showing the frequency of different types (species) of pollen in a soil sample by depth. Usually presented vertically, with the shallowest samples at the top and the deepest at the bottom, to represent a pollen core or other stratified deposit. Pollen Analysis. Palynology is the microscopic study of pollen grains and spores, the fine powdery material produced on the stamens and anthers of seed plants. The grains are minute in size, each ranging from 15 to microns. To understand the scale, consider that the head of a pin is about 2 mm ( microns) in diameter.


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Differential pollen dispersion and the interpretation of pollen diagrams by Henrik Tauber Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Differential pollen dispersion and the interpretation of pollen diagrams: with a contribution to the interpretation of the elm fall. [Henrik Tauber]. In the case of palynology, data interpretation requires a strong background knowledge of the processes controlling pollen, spore and other microfossil production, dispersal and preservation (Webb Author: Karl-Ernst Behre.

Pollen diagrams are a series of graphs for different plant species displayed side by side. The x (horizontal) axis shows the percent of total pollen (20%, 40%, 60%, etc) for each of the taxa (plant types) displayed. The y (vertical) axis shows age (time) and sometimes depth of sediment. The Nelson Lake pollen diagram shows how regional plant.

Abstract. Pollen analysis is the technique most widely used to generate historical vegetation data over long periods (10 3 and 10 6 yr). Pollen data are valuable as a record of the response of ecosystems to human impacts in history and prehistory, as a rich source of information about natural vegetation dynamics, and as the only empirical evidence for the behaviour of plant taxa and Cited by: T o cite this article: H.

B Birks () Fifty years of Quaternary pollen analysis in Fennoscandia –, Grana, DOI: / T o link to this article: http. Andersen, S.T. The differential pollen productivity of trees and its significance for the interpretation of a pollen diagram from a forested region.

In Birks, H.J.B. and West, R.G., Cited by: Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 32 (): Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company, Amsterdam -- Printed in The Netherlands DETERIORATED POLLEN GRAINS AND THE INTERPRETATION OF QUATERNARY POLLEN DIAGRAMS STEPHEN A.

HALL Department of Geography, North Texas State University, Denton, Texas (U.S.A.) (Received and accepted Cited by: pollen diagram A standardized pictorial summary of the pollen record for a particular location; the vertical axis represents depth below ground-surface level and the proportions or absolute amounts of the various pollen types occurring at different levels are shown by bar histograms or by points on a continuous curve.

Conventionally, similar patterns are grouped together on the diagram, with. arboreal pollen within m of the woodland edge was observed in each case. The application of these results to the ecological interpretation of pollen diagrams is considered.

INTRODUCTION This study was undertaken to aid the interpretation of fossil pollen diagrams from the Cited by:   Unlike most other ecosystems, many wetlands preserve an archive of their own history in their accumulating sediments. Reading this archive can be complex and challenging.

This paper explores some of the challenges faced when trying to interpret the pollen record preserved in sediment archives from wetlands. It uses simulations of pollen dispersal and deposition in wetland scenarios to Cited by: Textbook of Pollen Analysis by Knut Faegri, Johs.

Iversen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Differential pollen dispersion and the interpretation of pollen diagrams. Danmarks Geologiske Undersoegelse (Afhandlinger), RaekkeTauber, H.

(a).Cited by: The bulk of the book consists of the most comprehensive pollen and spore key available. Used in conjunction with the excellent light and electron micrographs, this key is an important aid for any palynologist wishing to identify pollen : Peter D.

Moore. Gaillard, MJ, Birks, HJB, Emanuelsson, U. () Application of modern pollen/land-use relationships to the interpretation of pollen diagrams; reconstructions of land-use history in South Sweden, –0 BP. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 82(1–2): 47 – Google Scholar | Cited by: Pollen Analysis from Lanton Quarry, Northumberland Local Pollen Assemblage Zone (LPAZ) 1 mm The arboreal pollen is characterised by the dominance of Alnus glutinosa throughout the zone, followed by Tilia.

However, by the end of the zone, Tilia has been superseded by Size: 5MB. Outline of the history of quaternary polle analysis. The pollen grain, its form and function. The production and dispersal of pollen grains.

Peat and sediment types. Sediment and peat symbols. Field technique. Laboratory technique. The principle of pollen analysis. The pollen diagram. Fossil vegetation maps. The interpretation of pollen diagrams.

Pollen, a mass of microspores in a seed plant, usually appearing as a fine dust and varying greatly in shape and structure. Each pollen grain is formed in the male structures of seed-bearing plants and is transported by various means to the female structure to facilitate fertilization of the ovules.

The Pollen Book, Chapter 1 Bee Product Science, 15 January 3 The transfer of pollen grains to the female reproductive structure (pistil in angiosperms) is called pollination. This transfer can be mediated by the wind, in which case the plant is File Size: KB. Tauber examines the concept of 'pollen-rain' and shows how in forested regions pollen transfer has a composite and complex character because of differential dispersion and filtering effects.

It is important for the interpretation of pollen diagrams that the process of pollen. Althought those two functions are very comprehensive (you can include a dendrogram, pollen zones, etc.), easy to use, and highly customizable; I was still wondering if there is a way in R to plot a simple pollen diagram using only general plot syntax an preferably ggplot2.

I came up with this simple solution that involve only ggplot2 syntax. Anthropogenic indicators in pollen diagrams. Anthropogenic indicators in pollen diagrams, pollen taxa of cultivated plants and species typical for habitats altered or created by human presence in pollen diagrams makes it possible to reconstruct processes set off by various forms of economy which favoured the development of new types of plant communities not encountered in.Palynology is literally the "study of dust" (from Greek: παλύνω, translit.

palunō, "strew, sprinkle" and -logy) or of "particles that are strewn".A classic palynologist analyses particulate samples collected from the air, from water, or from deposits including sediments of any age.

The condition and identification of those particles, organic and inorganic, give the palynologist clues to.Most pollen consumers seek nectar as well as pollen, and most animal-pollinated plants produce both nectar and pollen.

We hypothesize that pollen-only flowers lure and retain pollinators by producing more or higher quality pollen. Simpson and Neff () suggested that pollen-only flowers yield more pollen than related nec-tar-producing by: