This name is a synonym of Embelia penangiana (Oliv.) Mez.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Hooker's Icon. Pl. 16: t. 1597 1887.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2788186, and has not been changed.