This name is a synonym of Eragrostis schweinfurthii Chiov..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 413110) with original publication details: Racc. Bot. Miss. Consol. Kenya 135 1935.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-413110.