This name is a synonym of Liquidambar styraciflua L..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 15100076) with original publication details: Bot. Mat. Med. 4: 332 1812.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:430706-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-15100076.