Crocus yakarianus sp nov from eastern Turkey


YILDIRIM H., Erol O.

NORDIC JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.31, no.4, pp.426-429, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1756-1051.2012.01786.x
  • Title of Journal : NORDIC JOURNAL OF BOTANY
  • Page Numbers: pp.426-429

Abstract

Crocus yakarianus Yıldırım & O. Erol (Iridaceae) is described as a new species. Diagnostic morphological characteristics, descriptions and detailed illustrations are given on the basis of the type material. Crocus yakarianus is restricted to the province of Malatya in eastern Anatolia, Turkey. It is related to and compared with Crocus biflorus subsp. tauri (Maw) B. Mathew.

Crocus yakarianus Yldrm & O. Erol (Iridaceae) is described as a new species. Diagnostic morphological characteristics, descriptions and detailed illustrations are given on the basis of the type material. Crocus yakarianus is restricted to the province of Malatya in eastern Anatolia, Crocus biflorus subsp. tauri (Maw) B. Mathew.