This name is a synonym of Scleria bracteata Cav..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50052725) with original publication details: Syn. Pl. Glumac. 171 1855.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50052725, and has not been changed.