Anthemis ekicii (Asteraceae), a new species from Turkey

Özbek M. U., Duman H., Özbek F., Aytaç Z.

Turkish Journal Of Botany, vol.45, pp.59-68, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/bot-2009-38
  • Journal Name: Turkish Journal Of Botany
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Geobase, Veterinary Science Database, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.59-68
  • Keywords: Anthemideae, Compositae, endemic, taxonomy, Tuz Lake, J. GAY ASTERACEAE, ACHENE MORPHOLOGY, L. ASTERACEAE, GENUS, COMPOSITAE, POLLEN
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Anthemis ekicii (Asteraceae) is described and illustrated as a new species from Tuz Lake in Aksaray Province in Central Anatolia. The new species belongs to the section Anthemis, and it is closely related to A. pauciloba var. pauciloba, from which it differs in stem, leaves, and capitulum features. Diagnostic characters, description, detailed illustrations, ecology, IUCN conservation status, and pollen and seed morphology are presented in this study.