This name is a synonym of Hepatica nobilis var. obtusa (Pursh) Steyerm..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Pap. Michigan Acad. Sci. 3: 97 1924.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:120446-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2845789, and has not been changed.