This name is a synonym of Echinops transcaucasicus Iljin.
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 5E2E4825-ACF3-401B-BD51-C5A14C0C8961) with original publication details: 430 1975.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:877178-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-65289, and has not been changed.