This name is a synonym of Physalis acutifolia (Miers) Sandwith.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 29604027) with original publication details: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 10: 63 1874.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-29604027, and has not been changed.