This name is a synonym of Ceratodon heterophyllus Kindb..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 35157277) with original publication details: Laubm. Deutschl. 1: 487 1887.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35157277, and has not been changed.