Gypsophila torulensis (Caryophyllaceae), a new species from Turkey


Koc M.

ANNALES BOTANICI FENNICI, vol.50, no.3, pp.149-150, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5735/085.050.0304
  • Title of Journal : ANNALES BOTANICI FENNICI
  • Page Numbers: pp.149-150

Abstract

Gypsophila torulensis M. Koc sp. nova (Caryophyllaceae) is described from the Torul district (Gumushane Province) in Turkey. The specimen was collected from calcareous rocks, at an altitude of 1100 m a.s.l. The new species resembles G. muralis; the differences between these two taxa are given in a table. Diagnostic characters, a full description, and a detailed figure of G. torulensis are provided in the article.