Monographs Details: Gaultheria sphagnicola Rich.
Authority: Richard, Louis C. M. 1792. Actes Soc. Hist. Nat. Paris. 1: 109.
Discussion:Taxonomic Notes: Nom. illegit. No type specimen cited; however, there are two sheets at P from the Richard Herbarium, one of which is marked holotype and the other isotype; and one sheet at G and one at B-Willd. no. 8299, sent by Richard, which may also be isotypes.