This name is a synonym of Puya lehmanniana L.B.Sm..
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 4304036) with original publication details: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 11: 56 1889.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-4304036, and has not been changed.