This name is a synonym of Tillandsia glabrior (L.B.Sm.) López-Ferr., Espejo & I.Ramírez.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 269712) with original publication details: Selbyana 7: 368 1984.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:923934-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-269712, and has not been changed.