⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-35129077, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Brachythecium ruderale (Brid.) W.R. Buck.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 35129077) with original publication details: Flora 64: 415 415 1881.