This name is a synonym of Melaleuca brevifolia Turcz..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123781) with original publication details: Proc. Roy. Soc. Victoria n.s., 23: 60 1910.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:598027-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123781, and has not been changed.