Monographs Details: Macromitrium dussii Broth.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1960. The botany of the Guayana highland--Part IV. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-37.
Family:Orthotrichaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA: Bolivar: Chimanta Massif, elfin forest formation on plateau of southeastfacing shoulder of Apacara-tepui, alt. 2000 m, Steyermnrk 75744.

Discussion:The broad, acutely pointed leaf apex of this species is in bold contrast to the slenderly acuminate leaf tip of M. dubium. New to Venezuela.
Distribution:Venezuela South America|