This name is a synonym of Adonis chrysocyathus Hook.f. & Thomson.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Bull. As. Centr. 19: 117 1934.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:708122-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2623165, and has not been changed.