This name is a synonym of Litsea albescens (Hook. f.) D.G. Long .
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50333616) with original publication details: Fl. Brit. India 5: 169 1886.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50333616, and has not been changed.