This name is a synonym of Alepidea capensis (P.J.Bergius) R.A.Dyer.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 4: 606 1916 publ. 1917.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:838314-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2663948.