This name is a synonym of Festuca rubra L..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 437479) with original publication details: Descr. Cat. Grass. U.S. 85 1885.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:204508-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-437479.