This name is a synonym of Carex echinata Murray.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 226254) with original publication details: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 37: 483 1902.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:46126-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-226254.