This name is a synonym of Diospyros texana Scheele.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 383874) with original publication details: Trans. Cambridge Philos. Soc. 12: 268 1873.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:322287-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2769591, and has not been changed.