This name is a synonym of Malacomeles denticulata (Kunth) G.N.Jones.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50213402) with original publication details: Pl. Nov. Hisp. (ed. 2) 84 1887.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50213402.