This name is a synonym of Rhodiola cretinii subsp. sinoalpina (Fröd. ex Hand.-Mazz.) H. Ohba.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 8903764) with original publication details: Symb. Sin. 7(2): 406 1931.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8903764, and has not been changed.