This name is a synonym of Litsea pungens Hemsl..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 17806288) with original publication details: Fl. Sichuanica 1: 460, f. 46 1981.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:898102-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-17806288, and has not been changed.