This name is a synonym of Eragrostis hirsuta (Michx.) Nees.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 413223) with original publication details: Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 6: 116 1895.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:93224-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-413223, and has not been changed.