⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-35115169, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Brachythecium buchananii (Hook.) A. Jaeger.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 35115169) with original publication details: Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n.s., 4: 270 270 1897.