In this study, 2 new species of Cirsium Mill. sect. Epitrachys DC., Cirsium balikesirense Yıldız, Arabacı & Dirmenci and C. nerimaniae Yıldız, Dirmenci & Arabacı from Turkey, are described and illustrated. The differences between the new species and their allies are discussed. Ecological habit, localities, key of allied species, and a distribution map of the species are given.
Compositae, Epitrachys, morphology, new species, revision
YILDIZ, BAYRAM; ARABACI, TURAN; and DİRMENCİ, TUNCAY
"Two new species of Cirsium (Asteraceae) and notes on allies from Turkey,"
Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 37:
6, Article 6.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol37/iss6/6