This name is a synonym of Cordia ecalyculata Vell..
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): 14 1857.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2736935, and has not been changed.