Seeds of South Australia
Sarcocornia blackiana (Chenopodiaceae)
Thick-head Glasswort
List of species for Sarcocornia
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Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Nullarbor, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, 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 East
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Least Concern
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [introduced by birds due to increased salinity]
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [limited habitat]
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Least Concern
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [limited habitat; Newland Head, Deep Ck]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [limited habitat; grows on cliff-tops; only in Onkaparinga Gorge]
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Least Concern
St Vincent (EYB02) 
 Least Concern
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Least Concern
Talia (EYB04) 
 Least Concern
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Least Concern
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03)Murray Darling Depression
 Least Concern
Gawler Lakes (GAW03)Gawler
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))
Yalata (NUL03)Nullarbor
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [no records (in IMCRA)]
Warriner (SSD04)Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
 Near Threatened   [limited habitat; around bores]
Strzelecki Desert (SSD05) 
 Near Threatened   [limited habitat; undercollected]
Baltana (STP07)Stony Plains
 Near Threatened   [limited habitat; could be introduced, found around bores]
IBRA regions
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3 of 4 subregionsNaracoorte Coastal PlainLeast Concern
, Rare
2 of 2 subregionsKanmantooLeast Concern
, Rare
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty BlockRare
  (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [limited habitat; grows on cliff-tops; only in Onkaparinga Gorge]
5 of 5 subregionsEyre Yorke BlockLeast Concern
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03)Murray Darling DepressionLeast Concern
Gawler Lakes (GAW03)GawlerRare
  (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))
Yalata (NUL03)NullarborRare
  (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [no records (in IMCRA)]
2 of 4 subregionsSimpson Strzelecki DunefieldsNear Threatened
Baltana (STP07)Stony PlainsNear Threatened
  [limited habitat; could be introduced, found around bores]
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 Sarcocornia]
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
BGA27000 (6.4 g)100+17-Jan-2007DJD748
Yorke Peninsula
1-Aug-200795%-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.