⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-35173636, 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 35173636) with original publication details: Trans. & Proc. New Zealand Inst. 27: 426. 35 f. 4 426 1895.