This name is a synonym of Centaurea sicula L..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record CBAA2692-9566-4157-82CB-2A6751819CC5) with original publication details: 1874.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:190002-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-22906.