This native shrub is commonly known as thready-barked myrtle.
Gossia inophloia is described as a "dicot" in the Myrtaceae family.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is classified as Near Threatened. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
No records for Fraser Coast region. Distribution from Gympie to Brisbane.
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.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.