A new species ofVerbascum(Scrophulariacae) from western Turkey


DUMAN H. , UZUNHİSARCIKLI M. E. , ÖZBEK F.

BOTANY LETTERS, vol.167, no.4, pp.409-416, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 167 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/23818107.2020.1796782
  • Title of Journal : BOTANY LETTERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.409-416

Abstract

A new species of the genusVerbascum(sect.Bothrospermae) is described and illustrated from Turkey. This species has been collected from Orhaneli region (Bursa Province) in West Anatolia.Verbascum ekicii sp. nov. is morphologically similar toV. latisepalumandV. alyssifoliumfrom which it differs mainly in basal leaves, corolla, filaments and capsule features. In this study, comprehensive descriptions, ecology, conservation status, a distribution map, detailed illustrations, photographs of habitus, pollen morphology and comparison of the new species and the closely related species are given.