This name is a synonym of Melaleuca nodosa (Sol. ex Gaertn.) Sm..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123709) with original publication details: Prodr. 3: 213 1828.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:597984-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123709, and has not been changed.