This name is a synonym of Commelina subulata Roth.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 270186) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 7: 1176 1830.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:173228-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-270186, and has not been changed.