This name is a synonym of Festuca puccinellii Parl..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50160179) with original publication details: Fl. Italia 1: 91 1896.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50160179, and has not been changed.