This name is a synonym of Cuscuta japonica Choisy.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 8502276) with original publication details: Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 5(3–4): 444 1970.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:270632-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8502276.