This name is a synonym of Aphelandra maculata (Tafalla ex Nees) Voss.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 104555) with original publication details: Ill. Hort. 24: t. 266 1877.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:55424-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-104555, and has not been changed.