This name is a synonym of Scleria tessellata Willd..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50272976) with original publication details: J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 36: 263 1903.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50272976.