Seeds of South Australia
Myoporum parvifolium (Myoporaceae)
Dwarf Native Myrtle
List of species for Myoporum
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Herbarium regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Murray, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [in Martins Washpool]
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Near Threatened   [localised, Gum Lagoon, Messent]
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [not often seen; is used in reveg; weeds & roads: threats]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [used in reveg; more coastal; habitat is degraded]
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [Localised to coast, habitat threatened]
St Vincent (EYB02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [Localised to coast, habitat threatened]
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Talia (EYB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Near Threatened
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03) 
 Near Threatened   [undercollected]
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)Riverina
 Least Concern   [habitat specific - needs moisture]
IBRA regions
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3 of 4 subregionsNaracoorte Coastal PlainNear Threatened
, Rare
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)KanmantooEndangered
  (IUCN: EN B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [not often seen; is used in reveg; weeds & roads: threats]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty BlockVulnerable
  (IUCN: VU D2)   [used in reveg; more coastal; habitat is degraded]
5 of 5 subregionsEyre Yorke BlockRare
2 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionNear Threatened
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)RiverinaLeast Concern
  [habitat specific - needs moisture]
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 Myoporum]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
1300 (13.9 g)
1500 (20.6 g)
100+10-Apr-2006HPV2879
South Eastern
7-Aug-200655%-18°C
BGA 
MSB
1560 (33.9 g)
1650 (33.5 g)
40+31-Jan-2007TST165
Murray
1-Aug-200795%+5°C, -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.