This name is a synonym of Sporobolus virginicus (L.) Kunth.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 25511525) with original publication details: Bot. Bull. Dept. Agric., Queensland 13: 15 1896.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-25511525.