This native aquatic plant is commonly known as bacopa.
Bacopa monnieri is described as a "dicot" in the Plantaginaceae 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.
Flowering Arkarra Lagoons February 2017. 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 7 Fraser Coast localities: Burrum Heads, Dundowran Beach, K'gari, Pialba, River Heads, St Mary, Tiaro.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.