This name is a synonym of Desmodium distortum (Aubl.) J.F.Macbr..
The record derives from ILDIS
(data supplied on 2010-07-14)
which reports it as a synonym (record
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:78418-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record ild-28384, and has not been changed.