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Published In: Bryologia Universa 1: 522. 1826. (Bryol. Univ.) Name publication detail
 

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Plaubelia is similar to Hyophila, particularly H. involuta, with rostulate, oblong to somewhat spathulate leaves, and cells of the lamina and costa bulging on the ventral side, and dorsally flat; however, Plaubelia differs by the bulging, rounded-quadrate ventral costal cells and presence of a peristome. The single neotropical species was previously placed in Neohyophila. The generic name is apparently in honor of a mycologist Plaubel.
 
Plaubelia es parecida a Hyophila, principalmente H. involuta, con hojas rosteladas, oblongas hasta algo espatuladas, y células de la lámina y costa abultadas en la superficie ventral y dorsalmente planas; sin embargo, Plaubelia se diferencia por las células ventrales de la costa abultadas, redondeado-cuadradas y presencia de peristoma. simple neotropical especie fue previamente localizada en Neohyophila. El nombre genérico aparentemente hace honor al micólogo Plaubel.

 
 
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