This name is a synonym of Cordia trichotoma (Vell.) Arráb. ex Steud..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 4002923) with original publication details: Fl. Flumin. 98 1825.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:65638-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-4002923, and has not been changed.