This name is a synonym of Melaleuca thymifolia Sm..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123574) with original publication details: Bot. Repos. 4: t. 278 1803.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123574, and has not been changed.