This name is a synonym of Cordia laevigata Lam..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Bidr. Beskr. Ste Croix 275 1793.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2737046, and has not been changed.