Brotherella and Encalypta species new to Turkey, Mediterranean and Southwest Asia


Batan N., Jia Y., Ozdemir T., Alatas M.

PLANT BIOSYSTEMS, cilt.150, ss.436-441, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 150 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/11263504.2014.986247
  • Dergi Adı: PLANT BIOSYSTEMS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.436-441

Özet

The genus Brotherella Loeske ex Fleisch., B. erythrocaulis (Mitt.) Fleisch. (Sematophyllaceae) and Encalypta pilifera Funck in Sturm (Encalyptaceae) were reported for the first time from Turkey. These are also new records for the Mediterranean, the Middle East and Southwest Asia. The record of B. erythrocaulis is from Artvin region (Turkey), and that of E. pilifera is based on collections from Afyon, Burdur, Igdir and Izmir regions (Turkey). Descriptions, illustrations, geographic distribution, diagnostic characters of the species and comparisons with morphologically similar taxa are presented.