This name is a synonym of Cephaloceraton histrix (Bory & Durieu) Gennari.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 26619670) with original publication details: Compt. Rend. Hebd. Séances Acad. Sci. 18: 1167 1844.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77097998-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26619670, and has not been changed.