This name is a synonym of Astrolepis laevis (M. Martens & Galeotti) Mickel.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 26621332) with original publication details: Syn. Fil. (ed. 2) 514 1874.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:17163640-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26621332.