This name is a synonym of Echinops sphaerocephalus L..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record A473BE3E-BA54-4795-B46A-0F0C9A36ED74) with original publication details: "Grossh., Fl. Kavk. 4. 1934." 157 1934.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-8084.