Ranunculus kastamonuensis sp nov (Ranunculaceae) from Turkey

Donmez A.

NORDIC JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.22, no.2, pp.219-222, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1756-1051.2002.tb01369.x
  • Title of Journal : NORDIC JOURNAL OF BOTANY
  • Page Numbers: pp.219-222


A new species, Ranunculus kastamonuensis sp. nov. is described from Turkey. Diagnostic characters, description, illustration, taxonomic and a short biogeographic comment on the species are presented. Its relationships with R. peltata, R. rionii and R. trichophyllus are discussed. A map including the distribution of the species and other related species in Turkey is given. IUCN threatened category is proposed and discussed for the new species.