This name is a synonym of Cola lateritia var. maclaudii (A.Chev.) Brenan & Keay.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-26)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Bull. Soc. Bot. France 55(8): 32 1908.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2730587, and has not been changed.