This name is a synonym of Davallia sinensis (Christ) Ching.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 26621024) with original publication details: Bull. Herb. Boissier 7(1): 18 1899.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26621024.