A single locality, endemic species, Astragalus argaeus (Fabaceae)


VURAL C., Şapçı H.

Kew Bulletin, vol.67, no.1, pp.89-92, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s12225-012-9335-y
  • Journal Name: Kew Bulletin
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.89-92

Abstract

Summary: Astragalus argaeus Boiss. & Balansa is a single locality, endemic species belonging to the monotypic Sect. Argaeus. In this study, morphology, ecology, pollen, legume and seed properties of the species have been examined. An amended and complete morphological description of the species is provided, and the conservation status and potential threats are evaluated. © 2012 The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.