Taxonomic Study for the New Record Helichrysum orientale (L.) DC. (Asteraceae) in Iraq

Abdullah Sh. Sardar1

1 Department of Biology, College of Education, University of Salahaddin-Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

Original: 22 October 2018, Revised: 22 December 2018, Accepted: 17 February 2019, Published online: 20 June 2019


Helichrysum orientale (L.) DC.is a new plant record within Asteraceae family in Iraq,from Kani-Masi (north-east of Duhok) within Amadiya district (MAM).Identification and morphological study have been done, these illustrated by graphs. In addition, Pollens character have been clarified like shapes, colors, sizes, surface ornamentation and numbers. As well as, some features of the stem anatomy have been examined.

Key Words: New record, Helichrysum orientale Asteraceae Amadiya district, Iraq



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