Seeds of South Australia
Thelymitra azurea (Orchidaceae)
Azure Sun-orchid
List of species for Thelymitra
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Herbarium regions:
Eyre Peninsula, Murray, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, Kangaroo Island, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [in Tilley Swamp]
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [stronghold Mt Boothby; good numbers after fire; habitat loss]
Kangaroo Island (KAN01)Kanmantoo
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [not well-protected within reserves]
Fleurieu (KAN02) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D1+2)   [in Cox Scrub & Waitpinga (Wilson's Hill); flowers after fire; in very smalll numbers; self pollinator]
Southern Yorke (EYB01)Eyre Yorke Block
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN D)   (Definite Decline)   [Curramulka. hybridises in low numbers.]
St Vincent (EYB02) 
 Regionally Extinct
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Definite Decline)
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Definite Decline)
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN C2a(i))   (Definite Decline)   [comes up after fire]
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03) 
 Endangered   (IUCN: EN B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)
Lowan Mallee (MDD04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [comes up after fire]
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 Thelymitra]