This name is a synonym of Rhodiola tibetica (Hook. f. & Thomson) S.H. Fu.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50198743) with original publication details: Fl. Brit. India 2: 418 1878.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50198743, and has not been changed.