The monotypic Leptaleum DC. (Cruciferae/Brassicaceae) is recorded for the first time from Turkey. The diagnostic characters of Leptaleum filifolium (Willd.) DC. are given and its ecology and conservation status are discussed.
Flora of Turkey, Kars, Cruciferae/Brassicaceae, Leptaleum, new record
ÜNAL, MURAT and ÖZGÖKÇE, FEVZİ (2007) "A New Genus (Leptaleum DC.) Record for Turkey," Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 31: No. 4, Article 7. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol31/iss4/7