Subtribe Coryciinae Benth. J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 18: 288. 1881.
Rostellum obscurely three-Iobed, both lateral lobes larger than the middle one, canaliculate, subequal to equal to the locules. Connective very wide, both locules, if present, close to each other apically. Endothecial thickenings of type II. Massulae fasciculate. Tetrads elongate. Exine secondarily tectate.