Gypsophila torulensis (Caryophyllaceae), a new species from Turkey

Koç M.

Annales Botanici Fennici, vol.50, no.3, pp.149-150, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5735/085.050.0304
  • Title of Journal : Annales Botanici Fennici
  • Page Numbers: pp.149-150


Gypsophila torulensis M. Koç sp. nova (Caryophyllaceae) is described from the Torul district (Gümüşhane Province) in Turkey. The specimen was collected from calcareous rocks, at an altitude of 1100 m a.s.l. The new species resembles G. muralis; the differences between these two taxa are given in a table. Diagnostic characters, a full description, and a detailed figure of G. torulensis are provided in the article. © 2013 Finnish Zoological and Botanical Publishing Board.