Saxifraga hakkariensis (Saxifragaceae), a new species from Hakkari province (Turkey) belonging to section Porphyrion

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PHYTOTAXA, cilt.289, sa.2, ss.181-187, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 289 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.11646/phytotaxa.289.2.8
  • Dergi Adı: PHYTOTAXA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.181-187


A new species, Saxifraga hakkariensis (sect. Porphyrion), is described and illustrated from Hakkari province, Turkey. From the morphological point of view, it appears to be similar to Saxifraga paniculata, but it differs in several morphological features including plant height, leaf and flower size. A comprehensive description of this species is provided, including detailed illustrations and photographs, geographical distribution, habitat and ecology, vernacular name and IUCN conservation status.