This name is a synonym of Aechmea apocalyptica Reitz.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 256234) with original publication details: Phytologia 66: 72 1989.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:946639-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-256234.