This name is a synonym of Plantago sericea Ruiz & Pav..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 25200227) with original publication details: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 62: 81 1928.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:201441-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-25200227.