Seeds of South Australia
Solanum esuriale (Solanaceae)
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List of species for Solanum
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Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Gairdner-Torrens, Flinders Ranges, Eastern, Northern Lofty, Murray, Southern Lofty
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Data Deficient   [a few old records, could be a remnant, sth edge of range; could be an introduction]
Broughton (FLB02) 
 Least Concern
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Least Concern
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Least Concern
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Least Concern
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Least Concern
St Vincent (EYB02)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)
South Olary Plain (MDD01)Murray Darling Depression
 Least Concern   [grows in flooded areas]
Murray Mallee (MDD02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA b)   (Probable Decline)
Braemer (MDD07) 
 Least Concern
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)Riverina
 Near Threatened   (Probable Decline)
Myall Plains (GAW01)Gawler
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))
Gawler Lakes (GAW03) 
 Least Concern   [lack of records]
Arcoona Plateau (GAW04) 
 Least Concern   [lack of records]
Kingoonya (GAW05) 
 Least Concern   [lack of records]
Torrens (GAW06) 
 Least Concern
Roxby (GAW07) 
 Near Threatened   [edge of range]
Barrier Range Outwash (BHC04)Broken Hill Complex
 Least Concern
Bimbowrie (BHC05) 
 Least Concern
Curnamona (BHC06) 
 Least Concern
Simpson Desert (SSD02)Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
 Least Concern
Dieri (SSD03) 
 Least Concern
Strzelecki Desert (SSD05) 
 Least Concern
Breakaways (STP01)Stony Plains
 Least Concern
Oodnadatta (STP02) 
 Least Concern
Murnpeowie (STP03) 
 Least Concern
Macumba (STP05) 
 Least Concern
Witjira (STP06) 
 Least Concern
Baltana (STP07) 
 Least Concern
Sturt Stony Desert (CHC02)Channel Country
 Least Concern
Diamantina-Eyre (CHC04) 
 Least Concern
Coongie (CHC06) 
 Least Concern
Lake Pure (CHC07) 
 Least Concern
IBRA regions
DISPLAY ALL
6 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
, Data Deficient
St Vincent (EYB02)Eyre Yorke BlockRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)
3 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionLeast Concern
, Rare
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)RiverinaNear Threatened
  (Probable Decline)
6 of 8 subregionsGawlerLeast Concern
, Near Threatened
, Rare
3 of 4 subregionsBroken Hill ComplexLeast Concern
3 of 4 subregionsSimpson Strzelecki DunefieldsLeast Concern
6 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsLeast Concern
4 of 4 subregionsChannel CountryLeast Concern
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 Solanum]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA1200 (2.59 g)18-Jan-2007RJB71303
Northern Lofty
1-Aug-200765%-18°C
BGA6500 (22.31 g)50+3-Apr-2007RJB71228
Eastern
19-Sep-200835%-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.