This name is a synonym of Carex ericetorum Pollich.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 225543) with original publication details: Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Hist. (Berlin) 1794: 47 1797.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:299163-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-225543, and has not been changed.