Plants small, in moderately dense tufts, light green or brownish yellow-green. Stems to 2 cm, creeping to ascending, straight or flexuose, terete-foliate, not julaceous, regularly pinnate, branches to 5 mm, straight, terete-foliate. Stem leaves rigidly spreading, narrowly ovate to lanceolate, broadest at 1/6-1/5 leaf length, not or slightly plicate, longer than broad, 0.6-1.1 × 0.2-0.5 mm; base short-decurrent; margins serrulate to serrate almost to base; apex gradually acuminate; costa to 60-80% leaf length, moderately weak, terminal abaxial spine present; alar cells subquadrate to short-rectangular, 10-20 × 7-9µm, walls moderately thick, region of 4 × 4 cells, not pellucid, sometimes obscured by recurved margins, indistinctly differentiated; laminal cells 25-45 × 5-6 µm, distal corners strongly papillose; basal cells 7-8 µm wide, region in 2 rows. Seta 0.7-1.5 cm. Capsule inclined, not or slightly curved, 1.6 mm. Spores 13-15 µm.