Paludella

Ehrhardt ex Bridel

Muscol. Recent., suppl. 3: 72. 1817

Etymology: Latin palus, marsh, and - ella, diminutive, alluding to habitat
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 28. Treatment on page 34. Mentioned on page 30, 647.
Leaves squarrose-recurved, not 3-ranked, obovate to elliptic; margins broadly reflexed near mid leaf; laminal cells rounded-hexagonal, bulging-conic on both surfaces, walls thick; basal cells longer than distal cells.

Distribution

North America, Eurasia, circumboreal.

Discussion

Species 1.

Plants of Paludella occur in calcareous fens.

References

None.