This native groundcover is commonly known as little yellow-eye.
Reported at 4 Fraser Coast localities: Burrum Heads, Fraser Island, Poona, Tuan Forest.
It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is 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.
Xyris juncea is described as a "monocot" in the Xyridaceae family.
Regarded as a wetland species in Queensland WetlandInfo.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.