Monographs Details: Brachymenium capitulatum (Mitt.) Paris
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.
Family:Bryaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Specimen studied: PAPUA NEW GUINEA. Southern Highlands Prov.: Paunde logging area, Streimann 32311, on a small vine in Nothofagus-Fodocarpaceae dominated forest.

Discussion:This moss was recently reported (Ochi, 1985) from Morobe Prov. in Papua New Guinea.