This name is a synonym of Frangula obovata (Kearney & Peebles) G.L.Nesom & Sawyer.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Phytologia 76: 448 1994.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:980480-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2814047.