This name is a synonym of Echinops guineensis C.D.Adams.
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 24088A09-5E07-4BE0-954A-801690F4FA0D) with original publication details: 177 1931.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:202475-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-88724, and has not been changed.