This name is a synonym of Plantago patagonica var. gnaphalioides (Nutt.) A. Gray.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50141092) with original publication details: Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 100 1818.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:201316-2.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50141092, and has not been changed.