This name is a synonym of Riccardia lichenoides (Stephani) H.A. Mill..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 35200224) with original publication details: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 23: 301 1896.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35200224, and has not been changed.