TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.35, no.1, pp.67-70, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY
Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Auriculatae, Van, Silene, systematics, taxonomy, SOUTH ANATOLIA, L. CARYOPHYLLACEAE, TAXA
Silene gevasica Hamzaoglu sp. nova is described as a new species from Gevas district (Van province). The specimen was collected from calcareous rocks, at an altitude between 2100 and 2200 m from Artos mountain. The new species is similar to Silene araratica Schischk. The differences between these 2 taxa are discussed.