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 34600280) with original publication details: Kongl. Svenska Vetensk. Acad. Handl., n.s. 1853: 245 1855.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:873482-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-34600280.