This name is a synonym of Cenchrus setiger Vahl.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an invalid name (record 404036) with original publication details: Fl. Orient. 5: 448 1884.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:395339-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-404036.