This native aquatic plant is commonly known as tiny duckweed.
Wolffia angusta is described as a "monocot" in the Araceae 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.
Small floating water plant with no roots. Regarded as a wetland species in Queensland WetlandInfo.
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.
Reported at 2 Fraser Coast localities: Talegalla Weir, Tinana South.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.