This name is a synonym of Echinops exaltatus Schrad..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record E6F6D096-E086-41F3-ACF1-B0879129D759) with original publication details: 68 1971.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:877173-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-110283.