This name is a synonym of Espeletiopsis santanderensis (A.C.Sm.) Cuatrec..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 88EEBED8-9C05-4940-AEE3-BA5EA6AD8E1A) with original publication details: Brittonia 1 527 1935.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:97768-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-114653, and has not been changed.