This name is a synonym of Dipsacus pinnatifidus Steud. ex A.Rich..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Index Seminum (B) 1867(App.): 5 1867.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2771889.