Allium hoshabicum a new species of A. sect. Codonoprasum (Amaryllidaceae) from Van (Turkey)

Fırat M.

PHYTOTAXA, cilt.312, sa.1, ss.129-134, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 312 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.11646/phytotaxa.312.1.12
  • Dergi Adı: PHYTOTAXA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.129-134


A new species, Allium hoshabicum (A. sect. Codonoprasum), is described from Hosab/ Van province, Turkey. From the morphological point of view, it appears to be similar to Allium huber-morathii, but it differs in several morphological features including scape height, outer tunics shape of bulb, inner tunics colour of bulb, leaf width, umbels size or number, and gynoecium features. A comprehensive description of this species is provided, including detailed illustrations and photographs, geographical distribution, habitat and ecology, vernacular names, and IUCN conservation status.