This name is a synonym of Vriesea carinata Wawra.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 271730) with original publication details: J. Bromeliad Soc. 34: 122 1984.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:286977-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-271730.