This name is a synonym of Espeletia hartwegiana Cuatrec. ex Cuatrec..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record C7B3D0B0-218A-42FB-A8A2-32CA373B58CC) with original publication details: Bull. Soc. Bot. France 92 139 1945.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:97680-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-27469.