Monographs Details: Gaultheria setulosa N.E.Br.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part X. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 29: 1-288.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Known only from Mt. Roraima, from the collections of im Thurn 332 (type) and McConnell & Quelch 104, 647, the following collection may also be cited: Mt. Roraima, summit, 24 Nov 1927, Tate 396.

Discussion:5. Gaultheria setulosa N. E. Brown, Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond. Bot. II. 6: 44-45. 1901.