This name is a synonym of Marantochloa conferta (Benth.) A.C.Ley.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 222994) with original publication details: Gen. Pl. 3: 653 1883.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:795801-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-222994.