This name is a synonym of Erica densifolia Willd..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 966 1891.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2794989, and has not been changed.