This name is a synonym of Melaleuca viridiflora Sol. ex Gaertn..
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 123977) with original publication details: Austrobaileya 2: 74 1984.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:918527-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123977, and has not been changed.