Seeds of South Australia
Schoenoplectus pungens (Cyperaceae)
Sharp-leaf Club-rush
List of species for Schoenoplectus
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Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Flinders Ranges, Eastern, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, Southern Lofty, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Least Concern
Glenelg Plain (NCP02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [edge of range]
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)   [localised in Bool Lagoon]
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Definite Decline)   [Gum Lagoon - could be gone]
Fleurieu (KAN02)Kanmantoo
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Near Threatened
Broughton (FLB02) 
 Least Concern   (Probable Decline)
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D1)   (Definite Decline)   [<1000 plants]
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Least Concern   (Probable Decline)
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [could be declining]
St Vincent (EYB02)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA ab)   (Definite Decline)   [habitat loss]
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Talia (EYB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Least Concern
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03) 
 Least Concern
Murnpeowie (STP03)Stony Plains
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [prob decline due to limited habitat; could be extinct]
Baltana (STP07) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [localised to mound springs]
IBRA regions
DISPLAY ALL
4 of 4 subregionsNaracoorte Coastal PlainLeast Concern
, Rare
, Vulnerable
Fleurieu (KAN02)KanmantooRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))
5 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
, Near Threatened
, Rare
, Vulnerable
3 of 5 subregionsEyre Yorke BlockRare
2 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionLeast Concern
2 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsVulnerable
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 Schoenoplectus]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
5450 (14.14 g)
5450 (14.14 g)
5010-Jan-2007RJB71030
Northern Lofty
1-Aug-200790%-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.