This name is a synonym of Melaleuca coronicarpa D.A.Herb..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123545) with original publication details: Fl. Austral. 3: 135 1867.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123545, and has not been changed.