⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-35100722, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Rhystophyllum distichum (Hedw.) E. Britton.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 35100722) with original publication details: Mém. Soc. Linn. Paris 5: 295 295 1827.