This name is a synonym of Eragrostis pilosissima Link.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 412848) with original publication details: Bot. Beechey Voy. 252 1838.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:401315-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-412848, and has not been changed.