Dianthus aticii, a new species from Turkey (Caryophyllaceae)

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Hamzaoglui E., KOÇ M., AKSOY A.

PHYTOKEYS, vol.48, pp.21-28, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3897/phytokeys.48.4446
  • Journal Name: PHYTOKEYS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.21-28
  • Keywords: Dianthus, new species, section Dentati, taxonomy, Turkey, CENTRAL ANATOLIA, TAXA
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


During the taxonomic revision of the Turkish Dianthus species, specimens collected from Bilecik, Seben (Bolu), and Nallthan (Ankara) were discovered that represent a new species. Its description, images, chorology, ecology, and threat category are provided. It was compared with a closely related species, D. zonatus, and differences are based on its general morphology and seed micromorphology.