Seeds of South Australia
Eriochloa australiensis (Gramineae)
Australian Cupgrass
List of species for Eriochloa
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Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Gairdner-Torrens, Flinders Ranges, Eastern, Eyre Peninsula, Murray, Southern Lofty
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Broughton (FLB02)Flinders Lofty Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))   [extent of occurrence restricted]
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))   [extent of occurrence restricted]
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))   [extent of occurrence restricted]
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Least Concern
Gawler Lakes (GAW03)Gawler
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)
Arcoona Plateau (GAW04) 
 Least Concern
Torrens (GAW06) 
 Least Concern
Roxby (GAW07) 
 Least Concern
Barrier Range (BHC01)Broken Hill Complex
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))   [extent of occurrence restricted]
Barrier Range Outwash (BHC04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))   [extent of occurrence restricted]
Curnamona (BHC06) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))   [extent of occurrence restricted]
Simpson Desert (SSD02)Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
 Least Concern
Dieri (SSD03) 
 Least Concern
Warriner (SSD04) 
 Least Concern
Strzelecki Desert (SSD05) 
 Least Concern
Breakaways (STP01)Stony Plains
 Least Concern
Oodnadatta (STP02) 
 Least Concern
Murnpeowie (STP03) 
 Least Concern
Peake-Dennison Inlier (STP04) 
 Least Concern
Macumba (STP05) 
 Least Concern
Witjira (STP06) 
 Least Concern
Baltana (STP07) 
 Least Concern
Sturt Stony Desert (CHC02)Channel Country
 Least Concern
Diamantina-Eyre (CHC04) 
 Least Concern
Coongie (CHC06) 
 Least Concern
Pedirka (FIN04)Finke
 Near Threatened   [limited habitat]
IBRA regions
DISPLAY ALL
4 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
, Rare
4 of 8 subregionsGawlerLeast Concern
, Rare
3 of 4 subregionsBroken Hill ComplexRare
4 of 4 subregionsSimpson Strzelecki DunefieldsLeast Concern
7 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsLeast Concern
3 of 4 subregionsChannel CountryLeast Concern
Pedirka (FIN04)FinkeNear Threatened
  [limited habitat]
RSCA map:
Regional Species Conservation Assessments per IBRA subregion. Please click the thumbnail map.
AVH map:
Australian distribution map (external link)
SA Census:
Census of South Australian plants (external link)     [genus Eriochloa]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
8000 (7.15 g)
8000 (7.15 g)
50+12-Mar-2007RJB70951
Lake Eyre
1-Aug-200750%-18°C
Location: BGA — the seeds are stored at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens, MSB — the seeds are stored at the Millennium Seed Bank, Kew, England.
Number of plants: This is the number of plants from which the seeds were collected.
Collection location: The Herbarium of South Australia's region name.
% Viability: Percentage of filled healthy seeds determined by a cut test or x-ray.