This name is a synonym of Espeletiopsis pannosa (Standl.) Cuatrec..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 126E57D8-824B-447E-977D-10AB2AAACA9A) with original publication details: Amer. J. Bot. 2 480 1915.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:97740-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-8908, and has not been changed.