Silene konuralpii (Sect. Spergulifoliae, Caryophyllaceae), a new species from eastern Anatolia

Fırat M. , YILDIZ K.

PHYTOTAXA, cilt.288, sa.3, ss.214-226, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 288 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.11646/phytotaxa.288.3.2
  • Dergi Adı: PHYTOTAXA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.214-226


A new perennial species, Silene konuralpii sp. nov. (Silene sect. Spergulifoliae) is described and illustrated from eastern Anatolia. A momorphological comparison with the similar species S. stenobotrys, S. spergulifolia, and S. surculosa is given as well as the ultrastructure of the leaf, seed and pollen grain. Original drawings and photographs, distribution map, notes on ecology, and IUCN conservation status are also provided.