pollen analysis


Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

pollen analysis

n
(Botany) another name for palynology
References in periodicals archive ?
Pollen analysis shows thousands of years ago there was a diverse woodland in the area of alder, birch, elm and willow, as well as Scots pine, of which a few ancient remnant trees are believed to have survived.
Pollen analysis and ceramics petrology were used in this investigation.
HOPE is interdisciplinary: pollen analysis, databases, multivariate analysis, ecology, new statistical methods, numerical simulations, statistical modelling.
The pollen analysis revealed the differences among different species which were useful in plant classification (Bhattacharya et al.
Hereby, it is possible to discriminate the species in the pollen analysis of the same plant species.
In case anyone wonders whether there is anything new to be said about a world so ancient, in every chapter of the book one learns of new excavations, advances in dating techniques, and even the application of fossil pollen analysis, all of which has changed the scholarly picture of the Bronze Age immeasurably.
The results of the pollen analysis are as shown in the diagram Figures 4 and 5 inclusive of all pollen and pteridophyte spores.
He added pollen analysis showed "people gave up on Dunwich" after the Suffolk port was blocked by silt.
However, no detailed studies of pollen analysis exist for the region of Sonora.