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 and as an illegitimate name (record 4A6571D3-77A6-4DC7-99F7-571FA32977EA) with original publication details: 350 1778.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:188568-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-47013.