This name is a synonym of Eleocharis confervoides (Poir.) Steud..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 272259) with original publication details: Kew Bull. 26: 582 1972.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:315926-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-272259.