Dianthus yilmazii (Caryophyllaceae), a new species from central Turkey


HAMZAOĞLU E., KOÇ M. , Büyük İ.

Kew Bulletin, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s12225-021-09954-3
  • Title of Journal : Kew Bulletin
  • Keywords: Fimbriati, Inner Anatolia, Kayseri, taxonomy

Abstract

© 2021, The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.Dianthus yilmazii is a new species of Dianthus (Caryophyllaceae) found during a botanical trip to Kayseri, Turkey, in July 2017. Its description, images, distribution, ecology and threat category are provided. It is compared with the closely related species, Dianthus crinitus and D. erythrocoleus based on its general morphology. The relationships between the new species and its close relatives were determined based on ITS sequences.