This name is a synonym of Vaccinium sphyrospermoides Sleumer.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 12300798) with original publication details: Icon. Pl. 2: , pl. 112 1837.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:858683-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-12300798, and has not been changed.