Seeds of South Australia
Urochloa praetervisa (Gramineae)
Large Arm-grass
List of species for Urochloa
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Herbarium regions:
North Western, Lake Eyre, Gairdner-Torrens, Flinders Ranges, Eastern
NRM regions:
Alinytjara Wilurara, South Australian Arid Lands
IBRA regions
SUMMARY
Olary Spur (FLB03)Flinders Lofty Block
 Least Concern
Southern Flinders (FLB04) 
 Least Concern
Northern Flinders (FLB05) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Central Flinders (FLB06) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Arcoona Plateau (GAW04)Gawler
 Rare   (IUCN: RA d(ii))   [edge of range]
Torrens (GAW06) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Tallaringa (GVD05)Great Victoria Desert
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Barrier Range (BHC01)Broken Hill Complex
 Least Concern
Barrier Range Outwash (BHC04) 
 Least Concern
Bimbowrie (BHC05) 
 Least Concern
Curnamona (BHC06) 
 Least Concern
Dieri (SSD03)Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields
 Least Concern
Warriner (SSD04) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Breakaways (STP01)Stony Plains
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Oodnadatta (STP02) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Murnpeowie (STP03) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Peake-Dennison Inlier (STP04) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Macumba (STP05) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Witjira (STP06) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Baltana (STP07) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Sturt Stony Desert (CHC02)Channel Country
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Coongie (CHC06) 
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
Mann-Musgrave Block (CER01)Central Ranges
 Least Concern   [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
IBRA regions
DISPLAY ALL
4 of 6 subregionsFlinders Lofty BlockLeast Concern
2 of 8 subregionsGawlerLeast Concern
, Rare
Tallaringa (GVD05)Great Victoria DesertLeast Concern
  [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
4 of 4 subregionsBroken Hill ComplexLeast Concern
2 of 4 subregionsSimpson Strzelecki DunefieldsLeast Concern
7 of 7 subregionsStony PlainsLeast Concern
2 of 4 subregionsChannel CountryLeast Concern
Mann-Musgrave Block (CER01)Central RangesLeast Concern
  [likes flooded areas; ephemeral]
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 Urochloa]
Name derivation:
Urochloa from the Greek 'oura' meaning tail and 'chloe' meaning grass; referring to the fertile lemma contracting into a short awn, tail-like..
Seeds stored:
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA 
MSB
14300 (7.1 g)
14300 (7.1 g)
50+12-Mar-2007RJB70901
Gairdner-Torrens
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.