Contributions to the Flora of Tunceli (Turkey)

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Ebru Yüce Babacan Ernst Vitek Uğur Çakılcıoğlu


This study was carried out in Tunceli between 2011-2014 years. Research area is located in the Irano-Turanian phytogeographic region and, according to Davis’ Grid system, in B7 square. During the study 400 specimens have been collected. The identification of these samples resulted 55 families, 203 genera and 336 species. The analysis of the phytogeographic regions shows Irano-Turanian elements 85 (25.3 %), Mediterranean elements 23 (6.8 %), Europe-Siberian elements 14 (4.2 %), the ones with wide or unknown distribution 214 (63.7 %). The number of endemic taxa is 18.

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YÜCE BABACAN, Ebru; VITEK, Ernst; ÇAKILCIOĞLU, Uğur. Contributions to the Flora of Tunceli (Turkey). International Journal of Nature and Life Sciences, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 2, p. 39-66, dec. 2017. ISSN 2602-2478. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 23 mar. 2018.
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