This name is a synonym of Aechmea pubescens Baker.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 218264) with original publication details: Arch. Bot. (Forlì) 9: 182 1933.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:5614-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-218264, and has not been changed.