This name is a synonym of Tortula plinthobia (Sull. & Lesq.) Broth..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 35101047) with original publication details: Manual (ed. 2) 628 1856.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35101047.