This name is a synonym of Vaccinium uliginosum var. salicinum (Cham. & Schltdl.) Hultén.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50268130) with original publication details: Linnaea 1: 525 1826.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:859126-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50268130, and has not been changed.