⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-407650, 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 (record 407650) with original publication details: Man. New Zealand Fl. 876 1906.