This native shrub is commonly known as broom wattle.
Acacia juncifolia is described as a "dicot" in the Leguminosae (Caesalpinioideae, mimosoid clade) 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 Acacia juncifolia subsp. juncifolia (Australian Plant Census). Scattered records within Fraser Coast region at Walligan, Biggenden Road and Burrum River. Flowering at Yengarie July 2018.
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: Aldershot, Beelbi Creek, Point Vernon, Yengarie.
Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.