This name is a synonym of Vaccinium caespitosum Michx..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50077836) with original publication details: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 8: 393 1872.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:261806-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50077836.