This name is a synonym of Aechmea weilbachii Didr..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 218315) with original publication details: Rev. Hort. 95: 31 1887.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:271778-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-218315.