This name is a synonym of Melicope pteleifolia (Champ. ex Benth.) T.G. Hartley.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50055042) with original publication details: Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 3: 330 1851.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:775968-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50055042, and has not been changed.