This name is a synonym of Brachiaria ruziziensis Germ. & C.M.Evrard.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 449545) with original publication details: J. Arnold Arbor., Suppl. Ser. 1: 269 1991.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:963453-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-449545.