This name is a synonym of Diospyros nigra (J.F.Gmel.) Perrier.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 383904) with original publication details: Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 3: 35 1798.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:322323-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2769621.