This introduced tree is commonly known as cadaghi.
Corymbia torelliana is described as a "dicot" in the Myrtaceae family.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is not classified as it is not native to Queensland. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Least Concern species native to north Queensland. Reports indicate that the species is naturalised in various parts of the region and spreading. As at 01/07/2016 listed as a non-declared environmental weed for the Fraser Coast region.
It has not been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census but is listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.
Reported at 23 Fraser Coast localities: Bauple, Bidwill, Booral, Burrum Town, Craignish, Doongul, Duckinwilla, Dundowran Beach, Gundiah, Howard, Maryborough, Mungar, Pialba, Point Vernon, Poona, Takura, Teddington, Tinana, Tuan, Urangan, Urraween, Walligan, Wondunna.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.