This name is a synonym of Pennisetum sieberianum (Schltdl.) Stapf & C.E.Hubb..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 432667) with original publication details: Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1933: 290 1933.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:414993-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-432667.