This name is a synonym of Rhamnus utilis Decne..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50149213) with original publication details: Bull. Bot. Res., Harbin 18(1): ? 1998.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:1007346-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50149213.