This name is a synonym of Cordia americana (L.) Gottschling & J.S.Mill..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name with original publication details: Hort. Kew. 1: 259 1789.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2737093, and has not been changed.