This name is a synonym of Kanahia laniflora (Forssk.) R.Br..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 51 1775.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:94382-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2654898.