This name is a synonym of Centaurea margaritacea Ten..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record F297936A-76C2-4646-86D1-C48959FB7C5C) with original publication details: 914 1753.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:191662-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-119147.