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 259578) with original publication details: Phytologia 66: 76 1989.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:283672-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-259578.