⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-35173222, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Orthotrichum cupulatum Hoffm. ex Brid..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 35173222) with original publication details: Trans. & Proc. New Zealand Inst. 427. 36 f. 6 427 1895.