This name is a synonym of Rhodiola yunnanensis (Franch.) S.H. Fu.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 8903761) with original publication details: Acta Horti Gothob. 10(6 App.): 160, pl. 111 1936.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8903761, and has not been changed.