This name is a synonym of Gaylussacia montana (Pohl) Sleumer.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50103925) with original publication details: Pl. Bras. Icon. Descr. 2: 38, t. 125 1831.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:859032-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50103925.