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)
11.4. Reference number SA4
Refuge area: Lake Phillipson
Biogeographic region: Stony Plains
Type of refuge: Wetland
Lat./Long. 29°28’S / 134°27’E
Quality of refuge: Significant (2)
Area (km²): <1,000
Chief refuge value
A freshwater ephemeral lake which on occasions supports large numbers of waterbirds.
The terminus of the Long and Mabel Creek drainages1.
Other significant species
1. Morelli and Drewien (1993)