This name is a synonym of Eragrostis cylindriflora Hochst..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 412448) with original publication details: Bull. Herb. Boissier 2(App. 2): 40 1894.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-412448, and has not been changed.