This native groundcover is commonly known as short-stemmed cord rush.
Baloskion tenuiculme is described as a "monocot" in the Restionaceae 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.
Previously known as Restio tenuiculmis (Australian Plant Census). Regarded as a wetland species in Queensland WetlandInfo.
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 4 Fraser Coast localities: K'gari, Poona, Tin Can Bay, Tuan Forest.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.