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Geranium robertianum L. (Geraniaceae): A new record for the flora of Iraq.

Sirwan Hassan Salih


Plant specimens were collected during a fieldtrips near Derbandikhan city (Sulaimani province) in Spring 2016, is added to the other 10 species of this genus previously reported from Iraq. Gross morphology of all plant parts was investigated comparatively, description and detailed figures are given. The geographical distribution is mapped. Previous checklists and studies were checked, to confirm and prove that this species is a new record for the flora of Iraq. A comprehensive study of literatures, herbaria and preceding checklists has been conducted.


Plant Taxonomy, Geraniaceae, Geranium, New record, Iraq (Kurdistan Region)

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