This name is a synonym of Echinops cephalotes DC..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 2D16AED2-FB19-4E9D-BF7A-30329D38C686) with original publication details: 86 1849.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-26064, and has not been changed.