The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on )
which reports it as a synonym (record
50060800) with original publication details: Survey of Genus Rhododendron in S. China 36, 98, pl. 23, f. 2 1983.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50060800.