Pollenstratigraphische Gliederung des Spätglazials im Rheinland

Ursula Schirmer
The present text is concerned with the Meiendorf Interstadial which has been established by Menke 1968 on pollen diagrams of Schleswig-Holstein. It is older than the Bölling Interstadial and is characterized by a rise of Betula nana, Hippophaë and Artemisia pollen. Meanwhile its validity has been proved on pollen profiles of the Eifel (Schirmer 1995, 1996; Litt & Stebich 1996), the Lahn river (Schirmer 1998) and the Weser river (Merkt & Müller in print). Some...