This name is a synonym of Helictotrichon alpinum (Roem. & Schult.) Henrard.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 25510559) with original publication details: Syn. Mitteleur. Fl. 2: 261 1899.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-25510559.