This name is a synonym of Hibiscus aridicola J. Anthony.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 19603491) with original publication details: Fl. Yunnan. 2: 225 1979.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:886623-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-19603491.