This name is a synonym of Phoradendron leucarpum subsp. tomentosum (DC.) J.R. Abbott & R.L. Thompson.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50245910) with original publication details: Bot. California 2: 105 1880.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50245910.