This name is a synonym of Melaleuca fulgens subsp. steedmanii (C.A.Gardner) K.J.Cowley.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123903) with original publication details: J. Roy. Soc. Western Australia 14: 81 1928.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:598105-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123903, and has not been changed.