This introduced groundcover is commonly known as woodland false buttonweed.
Spermacoce remota is described as a "dicot" in the Rubiaceae family.
In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act it is not classified as it is not native to Queensland. Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.
Reported at Talegalla Weir and St Mary
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: St Mary, Talegalla Weir, Tiaro.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.