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 34600279) with original publication details: Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien 1: 184 1836.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:873274-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-34600279.