Seeds of South Australia
Tecticornia lepidosperma (Chenopodiaceae)
List of species for Tecticornia
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Herbarium regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Northern and Yorke, South East
IBRA regions
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Near Threatened   [newly recorded for SE; possibly undercollected ]
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [no records - T Croft has collected here]
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Near Threatened   [limited habitat; Gum Lagoon]
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
St Vincent (EYB02) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [probably more records]
Talia (EYB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [probably more records]
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 Tecticornia]
SA Flora:
Flora of South Australia Edition 5
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
29500 (11.26 g)
29500 (11.26 g)
4022-Apr-2008TST364
Eyre Peninsula
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.