Das Interglazial von Fahrenkrug in Holstein

F.-R. Averdieck
A new investigation of the interglacial of Fahrenkrug near Segeberg (Holstein) proved it to be of Saale/Weichsel interglacial age (Zone e—i according to Jessen & Milthers 1928). The mentioning of beech (Fagus silvatica L.) apparently was a mistake in determination. The older findings of beech could not be confirmed by later researches. It seems that Fagus was absent at least during the younger Pleistocene of Northern- and Middle-Europe. Exceptions are known from the Alps. Probably...