This name is a synonym of Melaleuca elliptica Labill..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123794) with original publication details: Bull. Cl. Phys.-Math. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 10: 341 1852.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:598035-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123794, and has not been changed.