Ecology. Humid and semi-humid puna; on soil, rocky soil, and boulders. Elevation. 3860-4400 m. Distribution. Bolivia: Cochabamba, La Paz. World range: Peru and Bolivia.
Camptodontium flexipes is distinguished by the smooth peristome, and little else. The type collection, originally as Dicranoweisia flexipes Herzog, is from Tunarisee, the same locality and time that Dicranoweisia fallax (= C. fallax) was collected by Herzog.
Specimens. Cochabamba: Churchill & Atahuachi B. 20541 (BOLV, LPB, MO, USZ); La Paz: Fuentes 3860 (LPB, MO), Lewis 37292 (LPB, MO).