This name is a synonym of Linum hirsutum subsp. spathulatum (Halácsy & Bald.) Halácsy.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Verh. K. K. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 42: 576 1892.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77110787-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2873470, and has not been changed.