This name is a synonym of Adonidia merrillii (Becc.) Becc..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 212035) with original publication details: Gentes Herb. 8: 501 1957.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:670213-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-212035, and has not been changed.