First record of Psylliostachys spicata (Plumbaginaceae), confirmation of Salvia pratensis (Lamiaceae) from Turkey, and taxonomic status of Salvia ertekinii

CELEP F., Karabacak O., Malekmohammadi M., Fidan M., DOĞAN M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY, vol.40, no.2, pp.226-230, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/bot-1503-48
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF BOTANY
  • Page Numbers: pp.226-230


Psylliostachys spicata (Plumbaginaceae) is reported as a new genus record for Turkey; an amended species description is given. Bossier's record of Salvia pratensis (Lamiaceae) in Flora Orientalis is confirmed from Turkey. Additionally, the endemic Salvia ertekinii is reduced to a synonym of Salvia pinnata.