This name is a synonym of Adonidia merrillii (Becc.) Becc..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50203588) with original publication details: Syn. Atlas 42, t. 94, f. B 1883.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50203588, and has not been changed.