Biodiversity Series, Paper No. 4
S.R. Morton, J. Short and R.D. Barker, with an Appendix by G.F. Griffin and G. Pearce
Department of the Environment, Sport and Territories, 1995
11. Refugia in South Australia (continued)
11.3. Reference number SA3
Refuge area: Serpentine Lakes
Biogeographic region: Great Victoria Desert
Type of refuge: Wetland
Lat./Long. 28°52’S / 129°11’E
Quality of refuge: Significant (2)
Area (km²): <1,000
Chief refuge value
A significant palaeodrainage system, although the precise significance of such systems has yet to be fully explored.
Ephemeral saline playa lakes1.
Other significant species
Within the Unnamed Conservation Park.
1. Morelli and Drewien (1993)