This name is a synonym of Ballota hirsuta subsp. gracilis (Maire) Ouyahya.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 376013) with original publication details: Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 31: 36 1940.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77100002-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-376013, and has not been changed.