This name is a synonym of Sphagnum fuscum .
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on )
which reports it as a synonym (record
35166221) with original publication details: Mém. Acad. Sci. Clermont-Ferrand 14: 444 1899.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35166221, and has not been changed.