This name is a synonym of Melaleuca ericifolia Sm..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123834) with original publication details: Hortus Ripul. App. 2: 352 1825.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:598056-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123834, and has not been changed.