Authority: Buck, William R. 1987. Bryostephane Steereana: A Collection of Bryological Papers Presented to William Campbell Steere On The Occasion of His 80th Birthday. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 45: 1-749.
Discussion:One plant with ca. 18 leaves, some poorly preserved, 1.45-1.56 m. The fossil leaves agree with herbarium materials in areolation, strongly recurved margins, and in a single hyaline cell at the leaf apex (seen in one leaf only).