Seeds of South Australia
Rytidosperma fulvum (Gramineae)
Tall Wallaby-grass
List of species for Rytidosperma
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Herbarium regions:
Flinders Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern Lofty, Murray, Yorke Peninsula, Southern Lofty, South Eastern
NRM regions:
Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges, Eyre Peninsula, Northern and Yorke, South Australian Arid Lands, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin, South East
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Bridgewater (NCP01)Naracoorte Coastal Plain
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [in Tilley Swamp CP]
Lucindale (NCP03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))
Tintinara (NCP04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [edge of range]
Fleurieu (KAN02)Kanmantoo
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU D2)   (Probable Decline)   [restricted to damp, red-gum habitat with good soils & higher rainfall; weeds (Phalaris) and roadside spraying - threats]
Mount Lofty Ranges (FLB01)Flinders Lofty Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   (Probable Decline)   [restricted to damp, red-gum habitat with good soils & higher rainfall; weeds (Phalaris) a threat]
Broughton (FLB02) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [Blue gum woodland]
Olary Spur (FLB03) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))   [Blue gum woodland]
St Vincent (EYB02)Eyre Yorke Block
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(i,ii))
Eyre Hills (EYB03) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [grazing, clearance a threat]
Eyre Mallee (EYB05) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii))   (Probable Decline)   [grazing, clearance a threat]
Murray Mallee (MDD02)Murray Darling Depression
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii,iv))   (Probable Decline)   [persists on roadsides]
Lowan Mallee (MDD04) 
 Vulnerable   (IUCN: VU B2ab(i,ii,iii,iv))   (Probable Decline)   [habitat patchy; grazed]
Wimmera (MDD05) 
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [in box/bulloak woodland, heavier soils]
IBRA regions
DISPLAY ALL
3 of 4 subregionsNaracoorte Coastal PlainRare
Fleurieu (KAN02)KanmantooVulnerable
  (IUCN: VU D2)   (Probable Decline)   [restricted to damp, red-gum habitat with good soils & higher rainfall; weeds (Phalaris) and roadside spraying - threats]
4 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockRare
3 of 5 subregionsEyre Yorke BlockRare
, Vulnerable
3 of 6 subregionsMurray Darling DepressionRare
, Vulnerable
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 Rytidosperma]
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
26000 (26.15 g)
26150 (26.25 g)
21-Nov-2004DJD 40
Southern Lofty
28-Mar-200695%
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.