This name is a synonym of Ocimum formosum Gürke.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 20338) with original publication details: Miss. Biol. Borana, Racc. Bot., Angiosp.-Gymnosp. 182 1939.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:445039-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-20338, and has not been changed.