This native tree is commonly known as red apple.
Reported at 0 Fraser Coast localities: .
It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census but is not listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is classified as Least Concern.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Acmena ingens is described as a "higher dicot" in the Myrtaceae family.
In the Australian Plant Census the accepted name is Syzygium ingens (F.Muell. ex C.Moore) Craven & Biffin. No Fraser Coast records. Distribution is from Sunshine Coast area south.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.