Plants: in thin mats or scattered, pale green to yellow-green. Stems 0.5--1.5 cm, brown to orange, weakly julaceous Leaves: strongly imbricate dry, broadly ovate or ovate-lanceolate, flat to somewhat concave, 0.6--1.4 mm, margins smooth, apex broadly acute, not hyaline, costa percurrent to short-excurrent as smooth point, laminal distal cells elongate-rhomboidal, 40--60 \um, 6:1, thick-walled, not or weakly sinuose Specialized asexual reproduction of small red-brown leafy bulbils in axils of leaves. Seta 2--3 cm, flexuose. Capsule erect or suberect, red, 1--3 mm, ovate-cylindric; peristome single, highly reduced, of unknown origin, segments and cilia lacking. Spores 8--15 \um.