This name is a synonym of Symphyotrichum ericoides var. pansum (S.F.Blake) G.L.Nesom.
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 0F4E7E87-EAAD-4376-9D2F-0DF281775898) with original publication details: 125 1841.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:23797-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-7510, and has not been changed.