Seeds of South Australia
Spyridium nitidum (Rhamnaceae)
Shining Spyridium
List of species for Spyridium
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Herbarium regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, South East
IBRA regions
Lucindale (NCP03)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [localised]
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [localised]
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Least Concern   [roadsides only; responds well to fire]
Eyre Hills (EYB03)Eyre Yorke Block
 Least Concern
Talia (EYB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)   [limited habitat]
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   (Probable Decline)   [limited habitat]
Lowan Mallee (MDD04)Murray Darling Depression
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)
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 Spyridium]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
5067 (3.04 g)
5500 (3.33 g)
>6010-Nov-2004MKJ 45
Eyre Peninsula
28-Mar-200685%-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.