This name is a synonym of Eritrichium canum (Benth.) Kitam..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name with original publication details: J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19: 178 1882.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2797925.