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Euphorbia khorasanica (Euphorbiaceae), a New Species from Iran

Author:
Mehrvarz, Shahryar Saeidi, Ghayormand, Morteza
Source:
Annales botanici Fennici 2015 v.52 no.1–2 pp. 38-40
ISSN:
0003-3847
Subject:
Euphorbia, leaves, new species, Iran
Abstract:
A new species, Euphorbia khorasanica Saeidi & Ghayormand (Euphorbiaceae), is described and illustrated from Khorasan Province, NE Iran. It belongs to sect. Pithyusa and is morphologically closely related to E. kopetdaghi, E. microsciadia and E. sogdiana, but differs from them by having very narrow cauline leaves and shorter ray leaves.
Agid:
1248186