This name is a synonym of Diospyros gabunensis Gürke.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 383896) with original publication details: Bull. Jard. Bot. État 26: 244 1956.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:322311-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2769613, and has not been changed.