This name is a synonym of Syntrichia ruralis (Hedw.) F. Weber & D. Mohr.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 35112826) with original publication details: Oekon. Fl. Wetterau 3(2): 91 1802.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35112826.