This name is a synonym of Carex vulpinoidea Michx..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 331060) with original publication details: N. Amer. Caric. 61 1840.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:47429-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-331060.