(C. Müll.) Fleisch., Musci. Fl. Buitenzorg 1: 59. 1904.
Dicranella. Leaves broadly ovate, sheathing at base abruptly subulate above; costa less than 1/3 the leaf width at base, filling the subula, excurrent; alar cells not differentiated. Setae flexuous to cygneous; capsules ovoid to cyclindrical; stomata absent; peristome teeth 16, split to middle; opercula rostrate. Calyptrae cucullate, entire. Spores densely papillose to warty.