This name is a synonym of Linum schiedeanum Schltdl. & Cham..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50200849) with original publication details: Smithsonian Contr. Knowl. 3(5): 26 1852.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:140835-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50200849.