This name is a synonym of Eragrostis patula (Kunth) Steud..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 413280) with original publication details: Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 268 1854.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:1064189-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-413280, and has not been changed.