This name is a synonym of Disterigma empetrifolium (Kunth) Nied..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50119101) with original publication details: Nov. Gen. Sp. (quarto ed.) 3: 263, t. 248 1819.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50119101, and has not been changed.