This name is a synonym of Galium obovatum Kunth.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 87365) with original publication details: Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(2): 120 1898.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-87365, and has not been changed.