Seeds of South Australia
Solanum oligacanthum (Solanaceae)
Desert Nightshade
List of species for Solanum
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Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Gairdner-Torrens, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South East
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Data Deficient   [1 record, questionably established]
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [edge of range, limited habitat]
Torrens (GAW06)Gawler
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [limited habitat]
Dieri (SSD03)Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
 Least Concern
Strzelecki Desert (SSD05) 
 Least Concern
Oodnadatta (STP02)Stony Plains
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [limited habitat]
Murnpeowie (STP03) 
 Least Concern
Peake-Dennison Inlier (STP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [limited habitat]
Macumba (STP05) 
 Least Concern
Baltana (STP07) 
 Near Threatened
Sturt Stony Desert (CHC02)Channel Country
 Least Concern
Diamantina-Eyre (CHC04) 
 Least Concern
Coongie (CHC06) 
 Least Concern
IBRA regions
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2 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockRare
, Data Deficient
Torrens (GAW06)GawlerRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [limited habitat]
2 of 4 subregionsSimpson Strzelecki DunefieldsLeast Concern
5 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsLeast Concern
, Near Threatened
, Rare
3 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
BGA 
MSB
1100 (12.9 g)
3000 (20 g)
507-May-2007RJB71532B
Lake Eyre
1-Aug-200795%-18°C
BGA700 (7.9 g)13-Mar-2007RJB71344
Lake Eyre
1-Aug-200790%-18°C
BGA980 (14.68 g)10+3-Nov-2010TST1089
Lake Eyre
1-Jan-2012100%-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.