This name is a synonym of Eucnide hirta (G.Don) H.J.Thomps. & W.R.Ernst.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50147882) with original publication details: Gen. Hist. 3: 66 1834.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:545416-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50147882, and has not been changed.