This name is a synonym of Phlox maculata f. candida (Michx.) Fernald.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50208320) with original publication details: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 143 1803.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:293390-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50208320, and has not been changed.