This name is a synonym of Gaultheria acuminata Schltdl. & Cham..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Cat. Prix Cour. 1842: 8 1842.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:941593-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2646706, and has not been changed.