The research area is situated in Kahramanmaraş province. In this study, during the period 1998-1999 1265 plant specimens, 67 families, 268 genera, 520 species and eight subspecies were collected and identified. The total number of specific and infraspecific taxa is 528. Thirty-five of the 528 taxa are new records for the C6 square. The number of endemic plants is 55 (10.42%). The distribution rates of the specimens into phytogeographical regions are as follows: Mediterranean elements 145 (27.46%), Irano-Turanian elements 76 (14.39%) and Euro-Siberian elements 23 (4.36%).
VAROL, ÖMER (2003) "Flora of Başkonuş Mountain (Kahramanmaraş)," Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 27: No. 2, Article 6. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol27/iss2/6