This name is a synonym of Erica brevifolia Sol. ex Salisb..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Bot. Cab. 11: t. 1027 1825.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2793956, and has not been changed.