This native shrub is commonly known as wild wallflower.
Aotus subglauca var. subglauca is described as a "higher dicot" in the Leguminosae (Papilionoideae) 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.
All Queensland Flora Census records in Darling Downs district. One Fraser Coast region record of Aotus subglauca in Wildnet 2014.
It has not been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is not listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.
Reported at 1 Fraser Coast locality: Beelbi Creek.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.