This name is a synonym of Litsea yunnanensis Yen C. Yang & P.H. Huang.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50168429) with original publication details: Acta Phytotax. Sin. 37(6): 595–597, pl. 1, f. 1–4 1999.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:1013508-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50168429, and has not been changed.