This name is a synonym of Diplopterys virgultosa (Mart. ex A.Juss.) W.R.Anderson & C.Davis.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Fl. Bras. 12(1): 45 1858.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2587520, and has not been changed.