pollen analysis


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pollen analysis

the quantification of different types of pollen in a substrate, particularly peat, in order to determine the former vegetation of an area.
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For the pollen analysis, selected brown and black pottery samples were crushed and subjected to standard palynological preparation (Faegri and Iversen, 1988).
An Illustrated Guide to Pollen Analysis, Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Based on the pollen analysis and comparison to the inferred plant succession as studied and published by Anderson and Muller (1975), the peat deposit is concluded as local and autothochthonous and includes the phasic communities of I to II.
Pollen analysis showed a diversity of pollen types in the studied propolis samples.
We can unearth the 'archive of nature'--tree rings, pollen analysis, soil layers, and ice cores, among other things--that help us to reconstruct weather patterns, vegetation, land use, and more.
Antimicrobial activity and pollen analysis of honey from Mugla Province showed 5 to 29 different types of pollens of which Zea mays Styrax officinalis and Trifolium sp.
At that time there was a clear use of the wood belonging to these taxa, as well as of Taxus and Ilex, which couldn't be detected in pollen analysis.
Pollen analysis was performed at laboratory of pallinology and electronic microscopy at Colombian National Universidad at Palmira Campus.
Later, pollen analysis shows more grassland and heath were developed.
The understanding of vegetable species with beekeeping importance through the botanical identification of plants or pollen analysis of bee products can contribute to the distribution of apiaries avoiding saturated areas and beekeepers can also obtain a worth production.