This name is a synonym of Acalypha angatensis Blanco.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 176) with original publication details: Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 45: 10 1980.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:880414-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-176, and has not been changed.