This name is a synonym of Melaleuca armillaris (Sol. ex Gaertn.) Sm..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name (record 123630) with original publication details: Bot. Repos. 3: t. 175 1801.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123630.