This name is a synonym of Berberis lycium Royle.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: J. Roy. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 11: 1 1945.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2674094, and has not been changed.