<i>Trematodon</i> and <i>Ptychostomum</i> Species New to Turkey and South-West Asia

Hüseyin Erata E., BATAN N., Alataş M., Ezer T.

BIOLOGY BULLETIN, vol.50, no.5, pp.890-894, 2023 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2023
  • Doi Number: 10.1134/s1062359023600757
  • Journal Name: BIOLOGY BULLETIN
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, Animal Behavior Abstracts, Artic & Antarctic Regions, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.890-894
  • Keywords: biodiversity, bryophyte, Karçal mountain, new records, Turkey
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


During the recent bryofloristic studies in the Karcal mountain of the Artvin region (Caucasus), north of Turkey's East Black Sea region, Trematodon ambiguus and Ptychostomum cyclophyllum were found as new species to Turkey and Southwest Asia. Descriptions, illustrations, new localities, geographic distribution, ecological characteristics, and comparisons with morphologically similar taxa were provided.