This name is a synonym of Diospyros cathayensis Steward.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 384823) with original publication details: J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 26: 71 1889.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:323019-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2770542.