This name is a synonym of Mentzelia congesta Torr. & A. Gray.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50088162) with original publication details: Fl. Los Angeles 235 1917.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:157414-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50088162.