This name is a synonym of Semiliquidambar caudata Hung T. Chang.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 15100229) with original publication details: Acta Sci. Nat. Univ. Sunyatseni 1: 39–40 1962.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-15100229, and has not been changed.