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Species Profile and Threats Database


For information to assist proponents in referral, environmental assessments and compliance issues, refer to the Policy Statements and Guidelines (where available), the Conservation Advice (where available) or the Listing Advice (where available).
 
In addition, proponents and land managers should refer to the Recovery Plan (where available) or the Conservation Advice (where available) for recovery, mitigation and conservation information.

EPBC Act Listing Status Listed as Endangered
Recovery Plan Decision Recovery Plan required, included on the Commenced List (1/11/2009).
 
Adopted/Made Recovery Plans Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
 
Other EPBC Act Plans Threat abatement plan for disease in natural ecosystems caused by Phytophthora cinnamomi (Department of the Environment, 2014a) [Threat Abatement Plan].
 
Threat Abatement Plan for Competition and Land Degradation by Feral Rabbits (Environment Australia (EA), 1999c) [Threat Abatement Plan].
 
Federal Register of
    Legislative Instruments
Declaration under s178, s181, and s183 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 - List of threatened species, List of threatened ecological communities and List of threatening processes (Commonwealth of Australia, 2000) [Legislative Instrument].
 
State Government
    Documents and Websites
SA:South Australian Murray Darling Basin Threatened Flora Recovery Plan (Obst, C., 2005) [Report].
SA:Threatened Flora of the South Australian Murray Darling Basin. Monarto Mintbush Prostanthera eurybioides. Endangered (South Australian Department for Environment and Heritage (SA DEH), 2005e) [Information Sheet].
SA:Threatened Flora of South Australia - Recovery of the Monarto Mintbush - Between a Rock and a Hard Place (South Australian Department for Environment and Heritage (SA DEH), 2009b) [Internet].
State Listing Status
SA: Listed as Endangered (National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 (South Australia): June 2011)
Scientific name Prostanthera eurybioides [2603]
Family Lamiaceae:Lamiales:Magnoliopsida:Magnoliophyta:Plantae
Species author F.Muell.
Infraspecies author  
Reference Definitions of rare or hitherto undescribed Australian plants (28 Jun.-12 Jul. 1855) 15 [= Transactions of the Philosophical Society of Victoria 1 (10 Sep. 1855) 48].
Distribution map Species Distribution Map

This is an indicative distribution map of the present distribution of the species based on best available knowledge. See map caveat for more information.

Other illustrations Google Images
http://www.anbg.gov.au/images/photo_cd/301610241712/081.html

The following table lists known and perceived threats to this species. Threats are based on the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) threat classification version 1.1.

Threat Class Threatening Species References
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Agriculture and Aquaculture:Land clearing, habitat fragmentation and/or habitat degradation Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Livestock Farming and Grazing:Grazing pressures and associated habitat changes Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Biological Resource Use:Gathering Terrestrial Plants:Illegal collection Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Biological Resource Use:Gathering Terrestrial Plants:Recreational harvest Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Climate Change and Severe Weather:Droughts:Drought Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Indirect Ecosystem Effects:Loss and/or fragmentation of habitat and/or subpopulations Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Indirect Ecosystem Effects:Restricted geographical distribution (area of occupancy and extent of occurrence) Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Energy Production and Mining:Mining and Quarrying:Habitat destruction, disturbance and/or modification due to mining activities Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Energy Production and Mining:Mining and Quarrying:Habitat modification through open cut mining/quarrying activities Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Mechanical disturbance during construction, maintanance or recreational activities Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Recreational Activities:Disturbance, especially from human recreational activities and development Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Recreational Activities:Habitat disturbance from recreational vehicle use Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Recreational Activities:Soil disturbance and/or trampling due to bushwalking Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Oryctolagus cuniculus (Rabbit, European Rabbit) Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Recovery Plans: Prostanthera eurybioides, Pterostylis arenicola, Acacia cretacea, Pultenaea trichophylla (Jusaitis, M., 1991) [Recovery Plan].
Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Ehrharta calycina (Perennial Veldtgrass) Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Avena barbata (Bearded Oats) Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Vulpia bromoides (Squirrel-tailed Fescue) Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Lycium ferocissimum (African Boxthorn, Boxthorn) Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Asparagus asparagoides (Bridal Creeper, Bridal Veil Creeper, Smilax, Florist's Smilax, Smilax Asparagus) Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation by weeds Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Predation, competition, habitat degradation and/or spread of pathogens by introduced species Species threats data recorded on the SPRAT database between 1999-2002 (Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC), 2012i) [Database].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Melaleuca uncinata (Broom Honey-myrtle, Broombush) Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:Competition, predation and/or habitat degradation by kangaroos and wallabies Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate and/or changed fire regimes (frequency, timing, intensity) Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate prescribed regimes and/or vegetation management to control fire regimes Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Pollution:Airborne Agricultural pollutants:Herbicide drift Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Pollution:Garbage and Solid Waste:Dumping of household and industrial waste Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low numbers of individuals Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2006uw) [Internet].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Poor recruitment (regeneration) and declining population numbers Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].
Transportation and Service Corridors:Roads and Railroads:Development and/or maintenance of roads Regional Recovery Plan for Threatened Species & Ecological Communities of Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges 2009-2014 (Willson, A. & J. Bignall, 2009a) [State Recovery Plan].
Transportation and Service Corridors:Roads and Railroads:Development of roads and railroads Recovery Plan for Prostanthera eurybioides Monarto Mintbush (Pound L., C. Obst, & T. How, undated) [Recovery Plan].

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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Prostanthera eurybioides in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:48:16 +1000.