SCHISTIDIUM SORDIDUM NEW TO TURKEY AND SOUTHWEST ASIA


BATAN N., Alatas M., ÖZDEMİR T.

ARCHIVES OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, vol.65, no.4, pp.1505-1509, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 65 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.2298/abs1304505b
  • Journal Name: ARCHIVES OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1505-1509
  • Keywords: Moss, Schistidium sordidum, Turkey, Southwest Asia, new record, BRYOPHYTE FLORA, MOSS FLORA, BRYOPSIDA, ORTHOTRICHACEAE, RECORDS, PART

Abstract

Schistidium sordidum I. Hagen (Grimmiaceae) is recorded for the first time in Southwest Asia (Turkey). The specimen was collected in the south (Agri Mountain) of Igdir province, East Anatolia Region of Turkey. The nearest locality to Turkey for this species is Russia. A site description, illustrations, ecology, distribution and diagnostic characters of the species are presented.