This name is a synonym of Mallotus peltatus (Geiseler) Müll.Arg..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 5942) with original publication details: Croton. Monogr. 81 1807.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:338516-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-5942.