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 6F02A2E0-9BDA-4CE4-90F1-6406C8429903) with original publication details: Prodr. (DC.) 6: 542. 1838 542 1838.
This name record (from TICA) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Aplotaxis gnaphalodes in version 1 of The Plant List.