This name is a synonym of Gaultheria poeppigii DC..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50090519) with original publication details: Nomencl. Bot. (ed. 2) 2: 306 1841.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50090519.