This name is a synonym of Eryngium amethystinum L..
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an invalid name with original publication details: Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1: 261 1821.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:841695-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2799163.