This name is a synonym of Vaccinium exul var. africanum (Britten) Brenan.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 12304058) with original publication details: Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 4: 23 1894.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-12304058.