This name is a synonym of Pitcairnia poeppigiana Mez.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 248888) with original publication details: Monogr. Phan. 9: 974 1896.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:120554-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-248888, and has not been changed.