This name is a synonym of Vaccinium confertum Kunth.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50205776) with original publication details: Prodr. 7(2): 571 1839.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:858921-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50205776.