This name is a synonym of Melicope elleryana (F. Muell.) T.G. Hartley.
The record derives from Tropicos
(data supplied on 2012-04-18)
which reports it as a synonym (record 50261855) with original publication details: Fragm. 5: 4 1865.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:772987-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50261855, and has not been changed.