⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50070927, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Tillandsia imperialis E. Morren ex Mez.
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 50070927) with original publication details: Handb. Bromel. 180 180 1889.