This name is a synonym of Espeletiopsis garciae (Cuatrec.) Cuatrec..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record E416EAC3-BE35-4C08-8E64-1CFA2C035939) with original publication details: Phytologia 23 358 1972.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:97671-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-15643, and has not been changed.