This name is a synonym of Vaccinium puberulum var. hitchcockii (Camp) Maguire, Steyerm. & Luteyn.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Brittonia 6: 86 1950.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:261889-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2457598, and has not been changed.