Novelties on taxonomy and biogeography of Acer, Cousinia, Onosma and Tragopogon in Iran

Mohtashamian, Mojgansadat, et al. “Biogeography, distribution and conservation status of maples (Acer L.) in Iran.” Trees:  DOI 10.1007/s00468-017-1571-1

Saman A. Ahmad, Azad Rastegar, and Farideh Attar. 2017. COUSINIA AZMARENSIS (ASTERACEAE, CARDUEAE), A NEW SPECIES FROM KURDISTAN, IRAQ. Harvard Papers in Botany, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2017, pp. 71–73.

Maroofi, H., & Rastegar, A. (2017). Tragopogon erostris Boiss. & Hausskn.(Asteraceae: Cichorieae, Scorzonerinae), the correct name for T. maroofii Mahmoodi & Safavi and T. kurdicus Safavi & Maroofi. Phytotaxa302(3), 294-297.

Naqinezhad, A., & Attar, F. (2016). Onosma ghahremanii sp. nov.(Boraginaceae), a new species from Alborz Mts., Iran. Phytotaxa268(4), 286-290.

studies on Acer L., Pyrus L. and new species of Onosma and Cousinia,

Mohtashamian, Mojgansadat, et al. “Micromorphological studies of leaf epidermal features in populations of maples (Acer L.) from Iran.” Phytotaxa 299.1 (2017): 36-54.

Zamani, Asghar, Farideh Attar, and Laure Civeyrel. “Leaf epidermis characters of Iranian Pyrus L.(Rosaceae) and their taxonomic implications.” Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 64.1 (2017): 159-176.

Naqinezhad, Alireza, and Farideh Attar. “Onosma ghahremanii sp. nov.(Boraginaceae), a new species from Alborz Mts., Iran.” Phytotaxa 268.4 (2016): 286-290.

Attar, Farideh, Valiollah Mozaffarian, and Mansour Mirtadzadini. “Cousinia brevicaulis sp. nov.(sect. Lasiandra) for the flora of Iran.” Nordic Journal of Botany 34.2 (2016): 174-177.

Attar, F. and Behnam Hamzeh’ee. “Onosma bisotunensis (Boraginaceae), a new species from western Iran.” Novon: A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 17.3 (2007): 279-281.


Verbascum articles (new species, new records and synonymy)

Two new species, three new records and one synonymy of Verbascum:

Sotoodeh A., F. Attar and L. Civeyrel (2017). Verbascum songaricum subsp. Subdecurrens: a New Record; Typification and True Identity of V. aspinum as a New Synonym of V. stachydiforme in the Flora of Iran. Kew Bulletin, 72: 24.

Sotoodeh A., L. Civeyrel, F. Attar (2016). A new species of Verbascum L. (Scrophulariaceae) from the Gilan province (Iran), based on morphological and molecular evidences. Adansonia 38: 127-132.

Sotoodeh A., L. Civeyrel, F. Attar (2015). Verbascum shahsavarensis (Scrophulariaceae), a new species for Flora of Iran. Phytotaxa, 203: 76-80.

Sotoodeh A., L. Civeyrel, A. Zamani & F. Attar (2014). Verbascum oreophilum var. oreophilum and Verbascum cheiranthifolium var. asperulum (Scrophulariaceae) Two new records for the flora of Iran. Phytotaxa 173: 205-210.