This name is a synonym of Vaccinium brachybotrys (Franch.) Hand.-Mazz..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 12304532) with original publication details: J. Bot. (Morot) 9(20): 369 1895.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-12304532, and has not been changed.