This name is a synonym of Aechmea pineliana (Brongn. ex Planch.) Baker.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 242086) with original publication details: Fam. Bromel. 149 1856.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:122834-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-242086.