Seeds of South Australia
Ophioglossum lusitanicum (Ophioglossaceae)
Austral Adder's-tongue
List of species for Ophioglossum
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Herbarium regions:
North Western, Lake Eyre, Nullarbor, Gairdner-Torrens, Flinders Ranges, Eastern, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Alinytjara Wilurara, Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [limited habitat; doesn't like salt]
Glenelg Plain (NCP02) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [limited habitat; likes open areas]
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [B Overton has found 1 pop recently in Flinders Chase; grows in damp shady areas; limited habitat]
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Near Threatened
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Least Concern   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   [in most reserves]
Broughton (FLB02) 
 Least Concern
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Least Concern   [Undercollected]
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Least Concern
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Near Threatened   [very small spp, likes shady, rocky areas, very localised]
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Near Threatened   [very small spp, likes shady, rocky areas, very localised]
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Least Concern
St Vincent (EYB02) 
 Least Concern
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Least Concern   [only visible in winter, occurs grassy plains]
Talia (EYB04) 
 Least Concern   [only visible in winter, occurs grassy plains]
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Least Concern   [only visible in winter, occurs grassy plains]
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [tolerates low rainfall; likes loamy soil]
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)
Lowan Mallee (MDD04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [tolerates low rainfall; likes loamy soil]
Wimmera (MDD05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Myall Plains (GAW01)Gawler
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [only visible in winter, occurs grassy plains]
Gawler Volcanics (GAW02) 
 Least Concern   [only visible in winter, occurs grassy plains]
Yellabinna (GVD06)Great Victoria Desert
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [only visible in winter, occurs grassy plains]
Bimbowrie (BHC05)Broken Hill Complex
 Least Concern   [Undercollected]
Mann-Musgrave Block (CER01)Central Ranges
 Near Threatened   [very small spp, likes shady, rocky areas, very localised]
Watarru (CER02) 
 Near Threatened   [very small spp, likes shady, rocky areas, very localised]
Everard Block (CER03) 
 Near Threatened   [very small spp, likes shady, rocky areas, very localised]
IBRA regions
DISPLAY ALL
4 of 4 subregionsNaracoorte Coastal PlainRare
, Vulnerable
2 of 2 subregionsKanmantooNear Threatened
, Vulnerable
6 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
, Near Threatened
5 of 5 subregionsEyre Yorke BlockLeast Concern
4 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionRare
, Vulnerable
2 of 8 subregionsGawlerLeast Concern
, Rare
Yellabinna (GVD06)Great Victoria DesertRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [only visible in winter, occurs grassy plains]
Bimbowrie (BHC05)Broken Hill ComplexLeast Concern
  [Undercollected]
3 of 3 subregionsCentral RangesNear Threatened
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 Ophioglossum]