This name is a synonym of Desmodium heterocarpon (L.) DC..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 13043674) with original publication details: Fl. Malay. Penin. 1: 610 1922.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-13043674.