This name is a synonym of Brachiaria humidicola (Rendle) Schweick..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 399729) with original publication details: Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 513 1919.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:392994-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-399729, and has not been changed.