This name is a synonym of Cordia trichotoma (Vell.) Arráb. ex Steud..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Fl. Bras. 8(1): 5 1857.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:274888-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2736556, and has not been changed.