Two new records for the bryophyte flora of Turkey and Southwest Asia

Abay G. , Erata H., Batan N., Özdemir T.

Plant Biosystems, vol.155, pp.1-18, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 155
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/11263504.2021.1947407
  • Title of Journal : Plant Biosystems
  • Page Numbers: pp.1-18


Based on extensive bryophyte surveys across the different parts of the Anzer valley in Rize province from northeastern Turkey, a liverwort Jungermannia eucordifolia and a moss species Platyhypnum molle are reported as new to Turkey and southwestern Asia. Short descriptions, illustrations, new localities, ecological data, and comparisons with morphologically similar species are provided for each of the reported species.