Seeds of South Australia
Opercularia ovata (Rubiaceae)
Broad-leaf Stinkweed
List of species for Opercularia
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Herbarium regions:
Murray, Southern Lofty, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
Mount Gambier (SVP02)Southern Volcanic Plain
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D1+2)
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [likes fertile grassy woodlands; loss of habitat; location questionable]
Glenelg Plain (NCP02) 
 Near Threatened   (Probable Decline)   [blackberries a threat]
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Near Threatened   (Probable Decline)   [weeds, grazing threats]
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [could be in Bridgewater IBRA]
Fleurieu (KAN02)Kanmantoo
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [grassy woodlands, high rainfall sp; habitat loss/degradation]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [grassy woodlands, high rainfall sp; habitat loss/degradation]
Broughton (FLB02) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D1+2)   (Probable Decline)
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 Opercularia]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA200 (0.23 g)5+18-Jan-2011TST1128
Southern Lofty
1-Jan-2012100%
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.