This name is a synonym of Fagus hayatae Palib. ex Hayata.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 83834) with original publication details: J. Wuhan Bot. Res. 16: 243 1998.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:1004819-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-83834, and has not been changed.