This name is a synonym of Rhamnus virgata var. hirsuta (Wight & Arn.) Y.L. Chen & P.K. Chou.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 27501266) with original publication details: Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 1: 165 1834.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:718374-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-27501266, and has not been changed.