This name is a synonym of Saussurea gnaphalodes (Royle ex Royle) Sch.Bip..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 13117425-6CB2-4B36-BF67-CBE6FD377B8A) with original publication details: 226 1876.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:242661-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-122392.