This name is a synonym of Gesneria auriculatum (Hook.) Kuntze.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50183066) with original publication details: Bot. Mag. 64: , t. 3562 1837.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:382516-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50183066, and has not been changed.