This name is a synonym of Espeletiopsis meridensis (Cuatrec.) Cuatrec..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 3B857B18-8AE2-4F74-848E-AFF7A0F566CB) with original publication details: 4 1953.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:205143-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-110029, and has not been changed.