This name is a synonym of Alternanthera filifolia (Hook.f.) J.T.Howell.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Madroño 20: 264 1970.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:10342-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2631187.