This name is a synonym of Megastachya mucronata (Poir.) P.Beauv..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 412872) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 2: 577 1817.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:401332-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-412872.