This name is a synonym of Melaleuca trichophylla Lindl..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123628) with original publication details: Fragm. 3: 114 1862.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:597934-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123628, and has not been changed.