This name is a synonym of Peltastes pulcher (Miers) J.F.Morales.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 149751) with original publication details: Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47: 78 1960.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:186987-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-149751, and has not been changed.