This name is a synonym of Ariocarpus retusus Scheidw..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 9: 130 1898.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:19056-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2651082.