This name is a synonym of Pitcairnia arcuata (André) André.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 255483) with original publication details: Rev. Hort. 58: 108 1886.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:169637-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-255483, and has not been changed.