Systematics Section / ASPT
Erdogan, Eyup , Daskin, Ruziye , Selvi, Selami , Kaynak, Gonul .
Morphological, Anatomical and Ecological Studies on Endemic Erodium sibthorpianum Boiss.
This study presents investigations into the morphological, anatomical and ecological features of Erodium sibthopianum Boiss. (Geraniaceae) an endemic species which was collected from the Turkey. In the morphological study, The morphological differences were compared with the Flora of Turkey and morphological charactersitics of the plant are given in detail and demonstrated by illustrations. In the anatomical studies, the anatomy was examined by examining transversal sections of the stem and leaf and also surfacial sections of the leaf and demonstrated by illustrations and taking microphotographs. Leaves are bifacial and amphistomatic and they have amaryllis type stomata. In the ecological studies, This plant was observed to generally prefer clayey-loamy-sanded, slight acid soils, not calcarous, containing very rich of organic matter, being rich or very rich in nitrogen, deficient in phosphorus and rich in potassium. They grow on nonsaline soils.
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1 - Balikesir University / Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, Balikesir Universitesi, Fen-Edebiyat Fakultesi, Biyoloji Bolumu, Cagis Yerleskesi, Balikesir, 10145, TURKEY
2 - Uludag University / Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, Uludag Universitesi, Fen-Edebiyat Fakultesi, Biyoloji Bolumu, Nilufer- Gorukle Kampusu, Bursa, 16059, TURKEY
3 - Uludag University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, Uludag Universitesi, Fen-Edebiyat Fakultesi, Biyoloji Bolumu, Gorukle Kampusu, Nilufer, Bursa, 16059, TURKEY
Presentation Type: Poster:Posters for Sections
Location: Exhibit Hall (Northeast, Southwest & Southeast)/Hilton
Date: Sunday, July 8th, 2007
Time: 8:00 AM