Centaurea nerimaniae sp. nov. (Asteraceae) from south Anatolia, Turkey


Kultur S.

NORDIC JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.28, no.5, pp.613-616, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1756-1051.2010.00792.x
  • Journal Name: NORDIC JOURNAL OF BOTANY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.613-616
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Centaurea nerimaniae S. Kultur sp. nov. (Asteraceae) is described and illustrated from south Anatolia, Turkey. It is morphologically similar to C. antiochia Boiss. var. praealta (Boiss. & Bal.) Wagenitz. The geographical distribution of the new species and related species is mapped. The chromosome number of C. nerimaniae (counted in root tips) is 2n = 20.