This name is a synonym of Stipagrostis sahelica (Trab.) De Winter.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 395008) with original publication details: Fl. Algérie Monocot.: 160 1895.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-395008, and has not been changed.