A new genus and three new species from Central Anatolia, Turkey

Vural M., DUMAN H. , AYTAÇ Z. , Adiguzel N.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.36, no.5, pp.427-433, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/bot-1105-16
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY
  • Page Numbers: pp.427-433
  • Keywords: Pseudodelphinium, Ranunculaceae, Iberis, Frankenia, Salt Lake, Turkey


A new genus (Pseudodelphinium H.Duman, Vural, Aytac & Adiguzel) and 3 new species (Pseudodelphinium turcicum H.Duman, Vural, Aytac & Adiguzel; Iberis halophila Vural & H.Duman; and Frankenia salsuginea Adiguzel & Aytac) from the Tuz Golu (Salt Lake) basin (Central Anatolia) are described. Illustrations, ecological habit, and a distribution map are given. The relationships of the new genus and species are discussed in terms of related taxa.