This name is a synonym of Eriocaulon heterolepis Steud..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 243657) with original publication details: J. Indian Bot. 2: 259 1921.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:335242-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-243657, and has not been changed.