Monographs Details: Renauldia
Authority: Sharp, Aaron J., et al. 1994. The Moss Flora of Mexico. Part Two: Orthotrichales to Polytrichales. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 69 (2)
Family:Pterobryaceae
Scientific Name:Renauldia
Description:Genus Description - Robust, loosely tufted, glossy, yellow-green plants. Secondary stems erect or ± pendent, irregularly pinnate. Leaves concave, oblong-ovate, acute; costa weak, short and double or occasionally single; upper cells smooth, linear-sinuolate, with walls thick and pitted; basal and alar cells subquadrate to short-rectangular, with thick, yellow-brown, pitted walls. Setae very short; capsules immersed, broadly ellipsoidal; peristome double. Calyptrae mitrate, naked.