This name is a synonym of Ampelaster carolinianus (Walter) G.L.Nesom.
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record C726EFF8-A46D-479D-ADF1-6D29F868E661) with original publication details: Fl. Carol. 208. 1788 208 1788.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:23188-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-80229, and has not been changed.