Monographs Details: Gaultheria lepida A.C.Sm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part X. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 29: 1-288.
Family:Ericaceae
Discussion:2. Gaultheria lepida A. C. Smith, Fieldiana Bot. 28(3): 450-451. 1953. Known only from the type (Steyermark 60051) which was collected from Sororopan-tepui.