This name is a synonym of Carex prairea Dewey ex Alph.Wood.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 225973) with original publication details: Pflanzenr. IV, 20(38): 177 1909.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:46083-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-225973, and has not been changed.