This name is a synonym of Croton gossypiifolius Vahl.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 49907) with original publication details: Hort. Brit. ed. 3: 601 1839.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:342536-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-49907.