Probably annual. Leaves somewhat shorter than to about as long as the stems, almost filiform, often with inrolled margins, acute, glabrous, or slightly puberulous on the sheaths, scabrid towards the apex, 1-1½ mm wide; Inflorescence simple or compound, very loose, with (3-)10-35 spikelets, (2-)3-8 cm long. Stamens (2-)3;
Asia-Tropical: Philippines (Philippines present), Central Luzon present, NE. New Guinea present, Sepik Distr present
Insufficiently known; Malesia: Philippines (Central Luzon), NE. New Guinea (Sepik Distr.).