This name is a synonym of Echinops orientalis Trautv..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record E40DEB16-B512-4517-BD7F-A2B788580BF1) with original publication details: 41 1975.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:877175-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-60974.