This name is a synonym of Fagus grandifolia Ehrh..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 83775) with original publication details: Fl. Ludov. 134 1817.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:295562-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-83775.