This name is a synonym of Arctostaphylos pungens Kunth.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 37 1834.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:17564-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2646746.