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 123816) with original publication details: Icon. Pl. Select. 37 1821.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:598050-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123816, and has not been changed.