This name is a synonym of Ranunculus paishanensis Kitag..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 27104988) with original publication details: Rep. Inst. Sci. Res. Manchoukuo 5: 153 1941.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-27104988.