⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-407522, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P.Beauv..
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym and as an invalid name (record 407522) with original publication details: Fl. Ross. 4: 421 1852.