This name is a synonym of Aechmea pineliana (Brongn. ex Planch.) Baker.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50087291) with original publication details: Ill. Hort. 9(Misc.): 62 1862.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50087291.