Hypericum alacamdaglariense (Hypericaceae), a new species from Turkey

DUMAN H., Cakir-Dindar E. G.

PHYTOTAXA, vol.470, no.2, pp.176-185, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 470 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.11646/phytotaxa.470.2.6
  • Journal Name: PHYTOTAXA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts
  • Page Numbers: pp.176-185
  • Keywords: Alacam Mountains, Balikesir, sect. Triadenioides, Taxonomy, Turkish flora, ANATOLIA


The new species Hypericum alacamdaglariense, which belongs to the section Triadenioides, is described and illustrated. Its habitat and ecology, distribution map and conservation status are also provided. The new species is also compared to the closely related H. pallens and H. vacciniifolium in terms of their morphological features.