This name is a synonym of Helictotrichon junghuhnii (Buse) Henrard.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 397340) with original publication details: Fl. Brit. India 7: 276 1896.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-397340, and has not been changed.