The genus Lophanthus Adans. is recorded for the first time from Turkey. Specimens collected from Van province, east Anatolia, are described here as the new species Lophanthus turcicus Dirmenci, Yıldız & Hedge. Diagnostic characteristics that distinguish it from allied species are presented; a description, distribution map, and taxonomic comments are given.
DİRMENCİ, TUNCAY; YILDIZ, BAYRAM; HEDGE, IAN C.; and FIRAT, MEHMET
"Lophanthus (Lamiaceae) in Turkey: a new generic record and a new species,"
Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 34:
2, Article 6.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol34/iss2/6