This name is a synonym of Frangula microphylla (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Schult.) Grubov.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 23: 726 1923.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:219081-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2522892, and has not been changed.