This name is a synonym of Eragrostis tincta S.M.Phillips.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 422020) with original publication details: Bull. Herb. Boissier 3: 393 1895.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:406889-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-422020, and has not been changed.