This name is a synonym of Centaurea hyalolepis Boiss..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 32DA0689-37F7-4FAC-8908-7DCF4DC450E8) with original publication details: Fl. Orient. 3: 691 (1875) 691 1875.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-56358.