This name is a synonym of Festuca rubra L..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 25555384) with original publication details: Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1914: 174 1915.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-25555384.