This name is a synonym of Cistus creticus subsp. eriocephalus (Viv.) Greuter & Burdet.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Prodr. 1: 264 1824.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2723346, and has not been changed.