This name is a synonym of Echinops persepolitanus Rech.f..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 56DD0C74-904A-47FA-934A-6DDF0CEE659F) with original publication details: 76 1980.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:971148-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-54415, and has not been changed.