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 258182) with original publication details: Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 133 1894.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:797974-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-258182.