Phytosociological research on Egerli Mountain (Amasya, Turkey)


Cansaran A., Aydogdu M.

ISRAEL JOURNAL OF PLANT SCIENCES, vol.49, no.4, pp.309-326, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1560/26c9-ucbc-kgq7-b3qr
  • Title of Journal : ISRAEL JOURNAL OF PLANT SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.309-326

Abstract

The vegetation of Egerli Mountain (Amasya, Turkey) was investigated between 1996 and 1998. The study area is a transitional area between the boundaries of Central Anatolia and the Middle Black Sea region. From the phytogeographical point of view, it is situated between the Euro-Siberian and Irano-Turanian floristic regions, The vegetation of the study area was analyzed according to the Braun-Blanquet method, and the plant associations were classified by considering characteristic species. We describe 8 plant associations and 2 subassociations belonging to three different vegetation typed in the study area.