This name is a synonym of Echinops elbursensis Rech.f..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record E3E667ED-58E6-4B20-807F-A287503A1F3D) with original publication details: 84 1980.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:971150-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-60944, and has not been changed.