This native shrub is commonly known as wattle.
Acacia sp. (Comet L.Pedley 4091) is described as a "dicot" in the Leguminosae 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.
Main distribution is to the north-west of the Fraser Coast region in the Leichhardt, Mitchell, South Kennedy and Port Curtis districts (Queensland Census).
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.