This name is a synonym of Centaurea affinis Friv..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record FD58D340-DAFE-4094-9815-C9CB419F21E7) with original publication details: 236 1846.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-121436.