This name is a synonym of Aristida mutabilis Trin. & Rupr..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 394803) with original publication details: Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 30: 321 1934.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:389542-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-394803.