New and remarkable bryophyte records from Turkey and South-West Asia


PLANT BIOSYSTEMS, vol.154, no.3, pp.376-383, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 154 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/11263504.2019.1635219
  • Journal Name: PLANT BIOSYSTEMS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Environment Index, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.376-383
  • Keywords: Bryophytes, biodiversity, new record, Sis mountain, Turkey, MOSSES, SPHAGNACEAE
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Blindiadelphus campylopodus, Sphagnum quinquefarium, Gymnomitrion obtusum and Anastrophyllum minutum are reported as new for Turkey and Southwest Asia, following a recent bryological excursion to the Sis Mountain of Turkey. Also, genera Blindiadelphus and Anastrophyllum are given as new record for bryophyte flora of Turkey. Brief descriptions, illustrations, geographic distribution, ecology and comparisons with morphologically similar species are presented.