This name is a synonym of Eritrichium canum var. patens (Decne.) Y.J.Nasir.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Voy. Inde 4: 125 1843.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2797876, and has not been changed.