This name is a synonym of Echinops gmelinii Turcz..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 5F62E873-4C9F-4A94-9678-24E49F48124B) with original publication details: 28 1833.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-19952, and has not been changed.