Seeds of South Australia
Goodenia ovata (Goodeniaceae)
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List of species for Goodenia
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Herbarium regions:
Flinders Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
Glenelg Plain (NCP02)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [(no records)]
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [rocky outcrops; responds well to fire]
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Least Concern
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Least Concern
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Least Concern   [weeds (esp blackberry) a threat]
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [Not data-based]
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [grows on dry, rocky areas]
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Near Threatened   [grows on dry, rocky areas]
Eyre Hills (EYB03)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [heading towards VU, salinity, grazing, loss of habitat]
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [taxonomic issues]
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 Goodenia]
Name derivation:
Goodenia named after Samuel Goodenough (1743-1827), an English Bishop of Carlisle and an amateur botanist and collector. Ovata from Latin meaning egg-shaped; referring to the shape of the leaves.