Seeds of South Australia
Pleuropappus phyllocalymmeus (Compositae)
Saltlake Candle-daisy
List of species for Pleuropappus
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Herbarium regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Murray, Yorke Peninsula
NRM regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin
IBRA region
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2b(iii)c(iv))   (Probable Decline)   [Threatened by mining activity and grazing. Restricted to bottom of SY]
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [threatened by hoons, needs rain, limited habitat, salt lakes]
Talia (EYB04) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [threatened by hoons, needs rain, limited habitat, salt lakes]
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 Pleuropappus]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
of plants
Collection number
Collection location
% ViabilityStorage
16400+15400 (0.85+0.8 g)
32400 (1.68 g)
Yorke Peninsula
31-Mar-2006100%+5°C, -18°C
BGA3900 (0.27 g)50+11-Nov-2009DJD1610
Yorke Peninsula
Jun-2010100%+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.