Astragalus aybarsii a new species of sect. Onobrychoidei DC. (fabaceae) from Turkey


Turkish Journal of Botany, vol.44, no.6, pp.661-669, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/bot-2006-8
  • Journal Name: Turkish Journal of Botany
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Geobase, Veterinary Science Database, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.661-669
  • Keywords: Astragalus, Kastamonu, Leguminosae, Onobrychoidei, taxonomy, Turkey, POLLEN MORPHOLOGY, L., HYMENOSTEGIS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


© TÜBİTAK.Astragalus aybarsii H. Duman & Aytaç (Fabaceae) is described and illustrated as a new species from Kastamonu province (Turkey). The new species grows in open areas of Pinus brutia Ten. forests. Diagnostic and morphological charactersof the new species are compared with its close relatives, A. setulosus Boiss. & Balansa and A. eubrychioides Boiss. Also, some notes on the ecology, biogeography, conservation status and the pollen morphological and leaflet micromorphological features of the new species are presented. The geographical distribution of this new species and its allied species is mapped.