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Facellii JM, Chesson PL, Barnes N (2005) Differences in seed biology of annual plants in arid lands: A key ingredient of the storage effect. Ecology, 86(11), pp. 2998-3006.


Hay FR, Smith RD (2003) Seed Maturity: when to collect seeds from wild plants. In: Seed Conservation: Turning Science into Practice, RD Smith, JB Dickie, SH Linington, HW Pritchard, RJ Probert (Eds.), Kew Publishing UK. (Online Resource) Chapter 6 of Seed Conservation book (260.56KB) (Accessed: July 2007)


Milthorpe PL, Wynne MJ (Eds.) (2001) The Glove Box Guide to growth, flowering and seeding of plants of the NSW Rangelands. NSW Agriculture. Link to Bush Tracks Online preview of publication. 


Paton DC (2000) Disruption of Bird-Plant Pollination Systems in Southern Australia. Conservation Biology, Volume 14, No 5.


Roberts EH (1972) Viability of seeds. Chapman and Hall London.


Spjut RW (1994) A systematic treatment of fruit types. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden Volume 70, pp. 1-182. (Online Resource) (Accessed: August 2007


Villiers TA (1973) Ageing and the longevity of seed in field conditions. In: Seed Ecology, W Heydecker (Ed.), Butterworths London.


Yates CJ, Ladd PG (2004) Breeding system, pollination and demography in the rare granite endemic shrub Verticordia staminosa ssp. staminosa in south-west Western Australia. Austral Ecology, 29(2), pp. 189-200.