Seeds of South Australia
Asperula gemella (Rubiaceae)
Twin-leaf Bedstraw
List of species for Asperula
Display more images
Click on an image to enlarge it
Herbarium regions:
Lake Eyre, Flinders Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Murray, Southern Lofty
IBRA regions
Northern Flinders (FLB05)Flinders Lofty Block
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   [river/creek sp; very limited habitat]
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Least Concern   (Probable Decline)   [health of river a threat]
Murray Lakes and Coorong (MDD03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))
Murray Scroll Belt (RIV06)Riverina
 Least Concern   (Probable Decline)   [health of river a threat]
Murnpeowie (STP03)Stony Plains
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)
Coongie (CHC06)Channel Country
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [river/creek sp.]
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 Asperula]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
1000 (5 g)
1000 (5 g)
100+20-Nov-2006DJD694
Murray
1-Aug-200755%-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.