This name is a synonym of Balanophora wilderi Setch..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Univ. Calif. Publ. Bot. 19: 145 1935.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:103189-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2620035, and has not been changed.