This name is a synonym of Etlingera pubescens (B.L.Burtt & R.M.Sm.) R.M.Sm..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-26)
which reports it as a synonym (record 246865) with original publication details: Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 31: 314 1972.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:872495-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-246865, and has not been changed.