This name is a synonym of Barleria rigida Willd. ex Nees.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Fl. Cap. 5(1): 48 1901.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2670012, and has not been changed.