This taxon name is current. The available references for this name are:
Melaleuca sp. Yanchep (G.J. Keighery 11242) is an informal synonym.
Reason: Fide L.A. Craven in sched. (1999)
Melaleuca acerosa Schauer is a nomenclatural synonym.
Reason: See L.A. Craven & B.J. Lepschi in Austral.Syst.Bot. 12:907 (1999)
See also: A longer explanation of these and other terms in our Plant Names Primer.
A taxon name which is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’ status until publication of the next Threatened Flora - Rare Flora Notice.
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