This name is a synonym of Centaurea crocodylium L..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym (record 4139E540-2751-4CC5-8C4B-937581C9AD65) with original publication details: 118 1849.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-97268, and has not been changed.