This name is a synonym of Melaleuca cajuputi Powell.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 123483) with original publication details: Mus. Bot. 1: 83 1850.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:597837-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123483.