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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/bot-2009-38
  • Title of Journal : Turkish Journal Of Botany
  • Page Numbers: pp.59-68
  • Keywords: Anthemideae, Compositae, endemic, taxonomy, Tuz Lake, J. GAY ASTERACEAE, ACHENE MORPHOLOGY, L. ASTERACEAE, GENUS, COMPOSITAE, POLLEN

Abstract

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.