This name is a synonym of Gaultheria tenuifolia (Phil.) Sleumer.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50079744) with original publication details: Anales Univ. Chile 43: 507 1873.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:331508-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50079744, and has not been changed.