Seeds of South Australia
Maireana radiata (Chenopodiaceae)
Grey Bluebush
List of species for Maireana
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Herbarium regions:
North Western, Lake Eyre, Nullarbor, Gairdner-Torrens, Flinders Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, Yorke Peninsula
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Alinytjara Wilurara, Eyre Peninsula, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Broughton (FLB02)Flinders Lofty Block
 Least Concern   [undercollected]
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Least Concern   [undercollected ]
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Near Threatened
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Near Threatened
St Vincent (EYB02)Eyre Yorke Block
 Least Concern   [undercollected]
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Least Concern
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Least Concern
South Olary Plain (MDD01)Murray Darling Depression
 Least Concern   [grazed]
Murray Mallee (MDD02) 
 Least Concern   [grazed]
Lowan Mallee (MDD04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [southern limit of range]
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)Riverina
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [not suitable habitat]
Myall Plains (GAW01)Gawler
 Least Concern
Gawler Volcanics (GAW02) 
 Least Concern
Gawler Lakes (GAW03) 
 Least Concern
Kingoonya (GAW05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Commonwealth Hill (GAW08) 
 Least Concern
Maralinga (GVD03)Great Victoria Desert
 Least Concern
Yellabinna (GVD06) 
 Least Concern
Nullarbor Plain (NUL02)Nullarbor
 Least Concern
Yalata (NUL03) 
 Least Concern
Barrier Range (BHC01)Broken Hill Complex
 Least Concern   [undercollected ]
Breakaways (STP01)Stony Plains
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [outlier]
Murnpeowie (STP03) 
 Near Threatened
Sturt Stony Desert (CHC02)Channel Country
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
IBRA regions
DISPLAY ALL
4 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
, Near Threatened
3 of 5 subregionsEyre Yorke BlockLeast Concern
3 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionLeast Concern
, Rare
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)RiverinaRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [not suitable habitat]
5 of 8 subregionsGawlerLeast Concern
, Rare
2 of 4 subregionsGreat Victoria DesertLeast Concern
2 of 3 subregionsNullarborLeast Concern
Barrier Range (BHC01)Broken Hill ComplexLeast Concern
  [undercollected ]
2 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsNear Threatened
, Rare
Sturt Stony Desert (CHC02)Channel CountryRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))
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 Maireana]
SA Flora:
Flora of South Australia Edition 5
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
25300 (55.75 g)
25300 (55.75 g)
100+5-Nov-2005DJD198
Eyre Peninsula
28-Jul-200685%-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.