This native tree is commonly known as yellow stringybark.
Eucalyptus acmenoides is described as a "dicot" in the Myrtaceae family.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is classified as Least Concern. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Local common name, good fencing and yard timber - termite and fire resistant.
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.
Reported at 45 Fraser Coast localities: Antigua, Aramara, Bauple, Bauple Forest, Bidwill, Boompa, Boonooroo Plains, Booral, Burgowan, Burrum Heads, Burrum River, Craignish, Doongul, Duckinwilla, Dundathu, Dunmora, Gigoomgan, Glenwood, Granville, Howard, Magnolia, Malarga, Maryborough, Mount Urah, Mungar, Nikenbah, Paterson, Prawle, St Mary, Sunshine Acres, Susan River, Takura, Talegalla Weir, Tandora, Teddington, Tinana, Torbanlea, Tuan Forest, Urangan, Walkers Point, Walliebum, Walligan, Woocoo, Yengarie, Yerra.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.