Echinops dumanii C.Vural is described and illustrated from Adana province, South Anatolia, Turkey. It is considered to be endemic to Turkey. The morphological differences from the closely related species Echinops phaeocephalus Hand.-Mazz. are discussed. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) threat category and observations on the ecology of the populations are noted. The geographical distribution of the new species is mapped.
VURAL, CEM; BİTER, MUSTAFA KEMAL; and DADANDI, MEHMET YAŞAR
"A new species of Echinops (Asteraceae) from Turkey,"
Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 34:
6, Article 5.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol34/iss6/5