Allium feqiyeteyranii a new species of Allium sect. Codonoprasum (Amaryllidaceae) from Van (Türkiye)

Fırat M.

Acta Biologica Turcica, vol.37, no.3, pp.1-12, 2024 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2024
  • Journal Name: Acta Biologica Turcica
  • Journal Indexes: Other Indexes
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-12
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes


A new species, Allium feqiyeteyranii (A. sect. Codonoprasum), is described from

Bahçesaray (Mîks)/Van province, Türkiye. From the morphological point of view, it appears

to be like A. maraschicum, but it differs in several morphological features including scape

length, outer tunic’s shape of bulb, inner tunic’s colour of bulb, leaf hairs, umbels size or

number, flower colour, stamens colour and length. A comprehensive description of this species

is provided, including detailed photographs, geographical distribution map, habitat and

ecology, vernacular names, and IUCN conservation status.