This name is a synonym of Centaurea melitensis L..
The record derives from TICA
(data supplied on 2012-02-11)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 817119DC-72EE-41FA-B29A-9532DF84EAF2) with original publication details: 407 1826.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:189869-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-98023.