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 123647) with original publication details: Hortus Cantabrig. ed. 6: 207 1811.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:597948-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123647, and has not been changed.