This name is a synonym of Scleria distans var. glomerulata (Oliv.) Lye.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 265374) with original publication details: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 29: 170 1875.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:314737-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-265374, and has not been changed.