This name is a synonym of Gaultheria phillyreifolia (Pers.) Sleumer.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50079726) with original publication details: Anales Univ. Chile 90: 195, t. opp. p. 194, f. 15 1895.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:190539-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50079726.