This name is a synonym of Centaurea rhaetica Moritz..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 68AE756F-AEA4-4588-B8B7-CE868E8C399A) with original publication details: Consp. Fl. Eur.: 422 (1879) 422 1879.
⥇ A cross-taxon basionym link was ignored while processing this record,
see Centaurea cirrata Rchb..
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-66396.