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.


North America, Eurasia, circumboreal.


Species 1.

Plants of Paludella occur in calcareous fens.

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