This name is a synonym of Espeletia grandiflora Humb. & Bonpl..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 27D9613C-0DA4-4C30-A7DE-3E162FB70FCB) with original publication details: Phytologia 32 324 1975.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:97685-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-33476.