This name is a synonym of Woodwardia virginica (L.) Sm..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 26603790) with original publication details: Abh. Königl. Böhm. Ges. Wiss., ser. 5 6: 431 1851.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26603790, and has not been changed.