This name is a synonym of Himatanthus obovatus (Müll.Arg.) Woodson.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 161616) with original publication details: Ark. Bot. 21A(6): 6 1927.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:203993-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-161616.