This name is a synonym of Centaurea pseudoleucolepis Kleopow.
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 597A38EA-0094-4ECC-800C-C965AE397DFD) with original publication details: 204 1976.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:876893-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-65764, and has not been changed.