This name is a synonym of Brachypodium phoenicoides (L.) Roem. & Schult..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 25544803) with original publication details: Consp. Fl. Eur. 842 1882.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-25544803.