This name is a synonym of Espeletia brassicoidea Cuatrec..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record D74D328D-1519-4F18-B891-43AFA8A21506) with original publication details: Phytologia 47 13 1980.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:97635-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-36498.