This name is a synonym of Cornus volkensii Harms.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 4289) with original publication details: Ann. Bot. (Oxford) n.s., 6: 90 1942.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:271381-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-4289, and has not been changed.