This name is a synonym of Aulacomnium palustre var. andinum (Herzog) Wijk & Margad..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 35147611) with original publication details: Öfvers. Förh. Kongl. Svenska Vetensk.-Akad. 33(4): 20 1876.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35147611.