⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2764215, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Dianthus orientalis subsp. obtusisquameus (Boiss.) Rech.f..
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Fl. Orient. 1: 495 1867.