This name is a synonym of Dipsacus acaulis (A.Rich.) Napper.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Miss. Stud. Lago Tana 7(1): 223 1951.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:319257-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2771853.