This name is a synonym of Helictotrichon schmidii (Hook.f.) Henrard.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 397341) with original publication details: Fl. Brit. India 7: 277 1896.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-397341.