A New Aquatic Fern Record for the Flora of Turkey: Azolla filiculoides Lam

Authors: Muammer ÜNAL, Erdal ÜZEN

Abstract: Azolla filiculoides Lam. (Azollaceae) heterosporous aquatic fern has been established as a new record for Turkey. The specimens were collected from Tekke river near the village of Karahalil Babaeski, in Kirklareli in European Turkey, square AI (E).

Keywords: Aquatic fern, Azolla filiculoides Lam., Flora, Turkey.