This name is a synonym of Espeletia rositae Cuatrec..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 21E31CC8-819E-42A8-8F3A-226198E4B647) with original publication details: Phytologia 31 329 1975.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:97765-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-18604.