Five new records of the genus Echinops (Asteraceae) from Turkey


VURAL C., Sapci H.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.36, no.2, pp.151-160, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/bot-1009-80
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY
  • Page Numbers: pp.151-160

Abstract

Echinops ritrodes Bunge, E. gaillardotii Boiss., E. adenocaulos Boiss., E. chardinii Boiss. & Buhse, and E. tenuisectus Rech.f. were recorded for the first time in Turkey. The taxa are described and illustrated. Geographical distributions of the taxa are also mapped, and IUCN threat categories of the populations are discussed.