Seeds of South Australia
Pterostylis excelsa (Orchidaceae)
Tall Rusty-hood
List of species for Pterostylis
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Seed collecting:
September to November
Herbarium regions:
Gairdner-Torrens, Flinders Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
Broughton (FLB02)Flinders Lofty Block
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN A2ac)   (Definite Decline)   [Hughes Park]
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN A2ac)   (Definite Decline)   [Records could be misidentified. Known from mallee flats. Not in high ranges]
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   (Probable Decline)   [edge of range]
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA ab)   (Definite Decline)   [Rare. Many locations not databased. Collections not databased. Grazing]
St Vincent (EYB02) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU A2ac)   (Definite Decline)   [Agery, Halbury, Moonta, Pengelly. Gone from Owen.]
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Least Concern   [old records not yet databased]
Talia (EYB04) 
 Least Concern   [old records not yet databased]
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Least Concern   [old records not yet databased]
Myall Plains (GAW01)Gawler
 Least Concern   [old records not yet databased]
Gawler Volcanics (GAW02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [some sightings in Gawler NP not recorded]
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 Pterostylis]