A new species of Scorzonera (Asteraceae) from South Anatolia, Turkey

Duran A., Hamzaoglu E.

BIOLOGIA, vol.59, no.1, pp.47-50, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 59 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Journal Name: BIOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.47-50
  • Keywords: Asteraceae, lactuceae, Scorzonera, Turkey, L. ASTERACEAE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No


Scorzoncra yildirimlii A. DURAN et HAMZAOGLU sp. nov. from southwestern Turkey is described and illustrated. It is related to S. pygmaea SIBTH. & SM. and S. rigida AUCHER, from which it mainly differs in its habitus, leaves, phyllaries and features of the pappus hairs.