This name is a synonym of Carya pallida (Ashe) Engelm. & Graebn..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Bull. Charleston Mus. 14: 11 1918.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:47836-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2701848, and has not been changed.