This name is a synonym of Echinops pungens Trautv..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 9CDC5672-F774-4A0D-9922-014E588F9EE0) with original publication details: 1895.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-697.