Seeds of South Australia
Schoenus discifer (Cyperaceae)
Tiny Bog-rush
List of species for Schoenus
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Herbarium regions:
Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Kangaroo Island, South East
IBRA regions
Glenelg Plain (NCP02)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [could be Endangered]
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [mostly on western end]
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN B2ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v))   (Probable Decline)   [only at a few locations, has disappeared from some]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Critically Endangered   (IUCN: CR B2ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v))   (Probable Decline)   [climate sensitive; highly localised; Mt Bold]
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 Schoenus]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
3700 (2.56 g)
3700 (2.56 g)
5021-Nov-2007RJB75877
Southern Lofty
19-Sep-2008100%+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.