This name is a synonym of Mentzelia eremophila (Jeps.) H.J. Thomps. & J.E. Roberts.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50088189) with original publication details: Man. Fl. Pl. Calif. 650 1925.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:157457-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50088189, and has not been changed.