This name is a synonym of Diospyros malabarica (Desr.) Kostel..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 384592) with original publication details: Ceylon J. Sci., Biol. Sci. 12: 104 1977.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:879958-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2770311.