This native tree is commonly known as native gardenia.
Atractocarpus benthamianus subsp. glaber is described as a "dicot" in the Rubiaceae 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.
Recorded distribution is outside of the Fraser Coast region south from Pomona.
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: Gigoomgan, Maryborough.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.