This name is a synonym of Centaurea nicolai Bald..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record F20C5E9D-385D-405C-8C51-DA4991A4B7D5) with original publication details: "Vis., Fl. Dalmat. 2. 1847." 36 1847.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-67814.