This name is a synonym of Melaleuca diosmifolia Andrews.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123549) with original publication details: Descr. Pl. Malmaison 22 1813.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123549, and has not been changed.