The red grape variety comes from the former Yugoslavia ( Croatia
). Synonyms are Gustopup, Gustopupa, Gustopupica and Gustopupka. The parentage is unknown. It was mentioned in a published by Stjepan Bulić in 1925 ampelographischen lineup as a variety of the island of Pag on the coast of northern Dalmatia. The vine yields balanced red wines. In 2010, however, no stock was reported (Statistics Kym Anderson
). in the VIVC catalog
is also a red-berry variety Gustopupica Ninska
out; nothing is known about a possible relationship.