This name is a synonym of Lycium mascarenense A.M. Venter & A.J. Scott.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50166211) with original publication details: Prodr. 13: 515 1852.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50166211, and has not been changed.