Authority: Buck, William R. 1987. Bryostephane Steereana: A Collection of Bryological Papers Presented to William Campbell Steere On The Occasion of His 80th Birthday. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 45: 1-749.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Ecology: On wet rocks which are occasionally inundated, in the subalpine to alpine region of Mt. Kinabalu between 3300 and 4100 m.Selected specimen examined: MALAYSIA. Sabah: Mt. Kinabalu, Campylopodes Malaysiae Exsiccatae 10
Distribution: Endemic to Mt. Kinabalu at the present state of knowledge.