This name is a synonym of Digitaria eriantha Steud..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 408927) with original publication details: Blumea 1: 97 1934.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:398759-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-408927.