Seeds of South Australia
Ranunculus pachycarpus (Ranunculaceae)
Thick-fruit Buttercup
List of species for Ranunculus
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Herbarium regions:
Flinders Ranges, Northern Lofty, Murray, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Kangaroo Island, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Near Threatened   (Probable Decline)   [stronghold in SE]
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [could be EN, not enough info.]
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [threatened by habitat degradation, weeds, grazing]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [threatened by habitat degradation, weeds, grazing]
Broughton (FLB02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)
St Vincent (EYB02)Eyre Yorke Block
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [edge of range]
Lowan Mallee (MDD04) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [limited habitat]
Wimmera (MDD05) 
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [poor quality habitat; grazing & weeds a threat]
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 Ranunculus]
SA Flora:
Flora of South Australia Edition 5
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA2300 (9.22 g)100+30-Sep-2008Mt Remarkable
Flinders Ranges
20-Jul-200990%-18°C
BGA2300 (9.22 g)100+30-Sep-2008TST540
Flinders Ranges
20-Jul-200990%-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.