This native tree is commonly known as small-leaved cheese tree.
Glochidion lobocarpum is described as a "dicot" in the Phyllanthaceae 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.
In the Fraser Coast region restricted to coastal localities apart from an outlier at Grongah National Park. The region is at the southern limit of this species.
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 18 Fraser Coast localities: Beelbi Creek, Booral, Burrum Heads, Craignish, Dundowran Beach, Eli Waters, K'gari, Malarga, Pialba, Point Vernon, Poona, River Heads, Takura, Toogoom, Torquay, Urangan, Urraween, Walligan.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.