This name is a synonym of Helictotrichon desertorum (Less.) Pilg..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 397462) with original publication details: Oesterr. Bot. Z. 52: 335 1902.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-397462.