Seeds of South Australia
Maireana scleroptera (Chenopodiaceae)
Hard-wing Bluebush
List of species for Maireana
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Herbarium regions:
North Western, Lake Eyre
NRM regions:
Alinytjara Wilurara, South Australian Arid Lands
IBRA regions
Maralinga (GVD03)Great Victoria Desert
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [highly localised]
Tallaringa (GVD05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [edge of range; limited habitat]
Breakaways (STP01)Stony Plains
 Near Threatened   [edge of range]
Oodnadatta (STP02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [edge of range]
Mann-Musgrave Block (CER01)Central Ranges
 Least Concern
Tieyon (FIN03)Finke
 Least Concern
Pedirka (FIN04) 
 Rare   (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
10000 (19.85 g)
.
19-May-2007RJB71962B
North Western
19-Sep-200895%-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.