Plants of
South Australia
Amphibromus sinuatus
Gramineae
Swamp Wallby Grass
Display all 16 images
Regional Species Conservation Assessments per IBRA subregion.
Display IBRA region text

Etymology

Amphibromus from the Greek 'amphi' meaning double and 'bromus' a grass genus; near the genus Bromus. Sinuatus from the Latin 'sinus' meaning curve and 'ata' meaning possessing, referring to the sinuated apex of the lemma.

Seed collection and propagation

Collect seeds between October and December.

Distribution and status

Herbarium region: South Eastern
NRM region: South East
AVH map: SA distribution map (external link)

Seeds stored:
  Hide
LocationNo. of seeds
(weight grams)
Number
of plants
Date
collected
Collection number
Collection location
Date
stored
% ViabilityStorage
temperature
BGA4,100 (14.57 g)50+14-Dec-2017DJD3696
South Eastern
30-Jun-201890%-18°C
BGA 
MSB
4,800 (7.57 g)
4,800 (7.57 g)
100+15-Nov-2017DJD3695
South Eastern
30-Jun-201875%-18°C
BGA3,000 (3.78 g)50+11-Dec-2018DJD3835
South Eastern
24-Apr-201985%-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.