This name is a synonym of Vaccinium japonicum var. lasiostemon Hayata.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 12304392) with original publication details: Fl. Jap. 409 1925.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-12304392, and has not been changed.