A new species to Science, “Peucedanum guvenianum, Yıldırım & H.Duman” has been published recently. We congratulate both of authors. The article can be downloaded here.
The only autumn-blooming Narcissus in Turkey, Narcissus serotinus is widespread throughout November in fallow fields, Pinus brutia clearings and phrygana in Datça-Bozburun peninsula. Recently, some botanists proposed that all the N.serotinus in Europa and Turkey except those by the Atlantic coasts and some Mediterranean islands, are a different sp., Narcissus obsoletus. Some studies have being carried out in Turkey as well. I took that table from a non-scientific website:
The pleasure of Prof. Ahmet Duran, one of the Scientists whom we proud of, can be seen while he confirmed that the plant belongs to Apiaceae which has been suspected by Mehmet Tosunoğlu since 2014, a veteran member of the "Flora" group, is happened to be a "new species to Science". Bolu, October 2017. We look forward for the paper. We congratulate both of them heartily.