This name is a synonym of Dactyloctenium aristatum Link.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 406844) with original publication details: Geobios, New Rep. 16: 34 1997.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:997289-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-406844, and has not been changed.