This name is a synonym of Solanum melongena L..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 29605613) with original publication details: Mant. Pl. 1: 46 1767.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:819593-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-29605613.