This name is a synonym of Diospyros gillespiei (Fosberg) Kosterm..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 384013) with original publication details: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 65: 610 1938.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77082834-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2769730.