This name is a synonym of Berberis actinacantha Mart. ex Schult. & Schult.f..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Linnaea 33: 5 1864.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:319414-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2673786, and has not been changed.