This name is a synonym of Crataegus cuneata Siebold & Zucc..
The record derives from RJP
(data supplied on 2011-10-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 17247) with original publication details: Handbuch der Laubholzkunde Handbuch der Laubholzkunde; 1889 444 1893.
This name record (from RJP) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Crataegus spathulata in version 1 of The Plant List.