This name is a synonym of Gaultheria antarctica Hook.f..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50246383) with original publication details: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 11: 172, 191 1889.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:290240-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50246383, and has not been changed.