Valerianella turcica (Caprifoliaceae), a new species from Turkey

Dogru-Koca A. , Zare G. , Çeçen O.

PHYTOTAXA, cilt.272, ss.157-164, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 272 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.11646/phytotaxa.272.2.7
  • Dergi Adı: PHYTOTAXA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.157-164


Valerianella turcica, a new species from central Anatolia, Turkey, is described and illustrated. Morphologically, this new species is characterized by the combination of an inflated and regularly 6-lobed fruiting calyx with erect, triangular, aristate, and hooked lobes. Additional details on its geographical distribution, conservation status, and comparisons to related species are also provided.