Seeds of South Australia
Sporobolus virginicus (Gramineae)
Salt Couch
List of species for Sporobolus
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Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Nullarbor, Flinders Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, 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 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) 
 Least Concern
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Least Concern
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Least Concern   [likes brackish, saline areas; undercollected]
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Least Concern   [likes brackish, saline areas; undercollected]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Least Concern   [likes brackish, saline areas; undercollected]
Broughton (FLB02) 
 Least Concern
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i))
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [hardy sp, likes salt]
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [hardy sp, likes salt]
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Least Concern
St Vincent (EYB02) 
 Least Concern
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Least Concern   [tolerates salinity]
Talia (EYB04) 
 Least Concern   [tolerates salinity]
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Least Concern   [tolerates salinity]
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Least Concern
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03) 
 Least Concern
Wimmera (MDD05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [edge of range]
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)Riverina
 Least Concern
Yalata (NUL03)Nullarbor
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [tolerates salinity]
Dieri (SSD03)Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
 Near Threatened   [hardy sp, likes salt]
Warriner (SSD04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [hardy sp, likes salt; limited habitat]
Oodnadatta (STP02)Stony Plains
 Least Concern   [hardy sp, likes salt]
Murnpeowie (STP03) 
 Near Threatened   [hardy sp, likes salt]
Peake-Dennison Inlier (STP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [hardy sp, likes salt]
Witjira (STP06) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [restricted; hardy sp, likes salt]
Baltana (STP07) 
 Near Threatened   [hardy sp, likes salt; localised]
Coongie (CHC06)Channel Country
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [hardy sp, likes salt; limited habitat]
IBRA regions
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4 of 4 subregionsNaracoorte Coastal PlainLeast Concern
, Rare
2 of 2 subregionsKanmantooLeast Concern
6 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
, Rare
5 of 5 subregionsEyre Yorke BlockLeast Concern
3 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionLeast Concern
, Rare
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)RiverinaLeast Concern
Yalata (NUL03)NullarborRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [tolerates salinity]
2 of 4 subregionsSimpson Strzelecki DunefieldsNear Threatened
, Rare
5 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsLeast Concern
, Near Threatened
, Rare
Coongie (CHC06)Channel CountryRare
  (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [hardy sp, likes salt; limited habitat]
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 Sporobolus]