Calamintha pamphylica subsp alanyense (Lamiaceae), a new subspecies from South Anatolia, Turkey

Alan S., Ocak A., Duman H.

ANNALES BOTANICI FENNICI, vol.44, no.4, pp.309-314, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.309-314
  • Keywords: Calamintha, Lamiaceae, new subspecies, taxonomy
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: No


Calamintha pamphylica Boiss. & Heldr. subsp. alanyense S. Alan & Ocak subsp. nova is described and illustrated from the northwest of Alanya (Antalya) in Turkey. It is characterized by a puberulent, densely glandular flowering stem and calyx, subbilabiate calyx divided to 1/8, lower teeth mostly longer than upper teeth, clearly serrate leaves and linear-lanceolate bracteoles. A distribution map of the new subspecies is given. Stem and calyx hairs of three subspecies of C. pamphylica are displayed in SEM photographs.