This name is a synonym of Carduus acanthoides L..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record ABC645C5-C2F4-4356-A7AA-46D0275623CC) with original publication details: Fl. France 2: 230 (1850) 230 1850.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-38175.