This name is a synonym of Sphagnum fuscum .
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on )
which reports it as a synonym (record
35166286) with original publication details: Mém. Hist. Nat. Sphaignes 63. 13e 1857.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35166286, and has not been changed.