This name is a synonym of Hemisorghum venustum (Thwaites) Clayton.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 403676) with original publication details: Grass. Burma, Ceylon, India & Pakistan 113 1960.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:395053-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-403676.