This name is a synonym of Empogona coriacea (Sond.) Tosh & Robbr..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 207975) with original publication details: Fl. Trop. Afr. 3: 119 1877.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:768128-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-207975, and has not been changed.