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 243659) with original publication details: J. Indian Bot. 2: 259 1921.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-243659, and has not been changed.