This name is a synonym of Stipa diegoensis Swallen.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 387273) with original publication details: Phytologia 74: 7 1993.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:969768-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-387273, and has not been changed.