SPOROCARPS: Sporangia scattered or gregarious, stalked, subglobose or ovoid, 0.3 to 0.7 mm. diam., ochraceous yellow; cup plaited at the base, nearly smooth, faintly reticulate or papillose.
STALK: slender, buff, 0.2 to 0.4 mm. high, filled with spore-like cells.
CAPILLITIUM: a loose, elastic network of yellowish threads about 3 µm diam., marked with transverse bands and spines arranged in an open spiral, nearly smooth elsewhere.
SPORES: Nearly colorless, 6-8 µm diam., marked with a few scattered warts.
HABITAT: On dead wood.
DISTRIBUTION: Cosmopolitan, known from Auckland and Canterbury.