This name is a synonym of Tribulus cistoides L..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 34600278) with original publication details: Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat., sér. 3, 3: 446 1834.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:873455-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-34600278.