This name is a synonym of Vachellia caven (Molina) Seigler & Ebinger.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50086715) with original publication details: Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 156 1891.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50086715.