This name is a synonym of Bambusa copelandii Gamble.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 407434) with original publication details: Kew Bull. 52: 484 1997.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:996003-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-407434, and has not been changed.