This name is a synonym of Fagus orientalis Lipsky.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 83903) with original publication details: Willdenowia 11: 279 1981.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:919916-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-83903, and has not been changed.