This name is a synonym of Scleria pilosa Boeckeler.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an invalid name (record 265401) with original publication details: Cat. Pl. Ceylon 103 1824.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:314763-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-265401, and has not been changed.