This name is a synonym of Acanthus montanus (Nees) T.Anderson.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Prodr. 11: 272 1847.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:46912-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2716175, and has not been changed.