This native tree is commonly known as yellow-wood.
Flindersia xanthoxyla is described as a "dicot" in the Rutaceae family.
Flagged as a potential locally significant species in the Fraser Coast Region. In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is classified as Least Concern. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Recorded distribution is south from vicinity of Gympie. Uncommon species in the Fraser Coast region reported at Mt Bauple, Mt Urah and Wongi National Park.
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 3 Fraser Coast localities: Bauple, Doongul, Mount Urah.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.