This name is a synonym of Thymelaea hirsuta (L.) Endl..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50316886) with original publication details: Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 81 1775.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:832361-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50316886.