This name is a synonym of Diospyros scabrida (Harv. ex Hiern) De Winter.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 385677) with original publication details: Bothalia 7: 458 1961.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2871116.