Jurinea turcica (Asteraceae), a new species from North-West Anatolia, Turkey


Jurinea turcica B.Doǧan & A.Duran sp. nova (Asteraceae) is described and illustrated from North-West Anatolia, Turkey. It is closely related to J. macrocalathia and also an endemic. Diagnostic morphological characters of J. turcica from closely similar taxa are discussed. The pollen characteristics and achene surface morphology of J. turcica and J. macrocalathia are examined by SEM. It is diploid with the chromosome number of 2n = 34.

DOI: 10.2478/s11756-009-0210-8

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@article{Dogan2009JurineaT, title={Jurinea turcica (Asteraceae), a new species from North-West Anatolia, Turkey}, author={Bekir Dogan and Ahmet Duran and Esra Martin and Erdogan Esref Hakki}, journal={Biologia}, year={2009}, volume={65}, pages={28-32} }