This name is a synonym of Salvia coccinea Buc'hoz ex Etl..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 183957) with original publication details: Fl. Pleine Terre 769 1863.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:457340-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-183957.