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    Abstract - Issue Jan 2015, 36 (1)                                     Back


nstantaneous and historical temperature effects on a-pinene

Woody vegetation of Şile and its environs (Istanbul/Turkey)

and destruction of the area

 

 

Y. Sezer1, V. Altay2*, I.I. Ozyigit1 and C. Yarci1

1Biology Department, Faculty of Science & Arts, Marmara University, Goztepe-Istanbul, 34722, Turkey.

2Biology Department, Faculty of Science & Arts, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya-Hatay, 31040, Turkey

*Corresponding Author E-mail: volkanaltay34@gmail.com

 

 

 Publication Data

Paper received:

02 July 2013

 

Revised received:

10 November 2013

 

Re-revised received:

18 June 2014

 

Accepted:

22 September 2014

 

Abstract

The woody vegetation of Şile district (Istanbul/Turkey), and its characteristics in conjunction with its environs are presented in this study. The field studies were performed using classic Braun-Blanquet method during 2003-2010 periods. In the present study three associations, two from forest vegetation and one from maquis vegetation, were characterized in the field. One of these associations is new and its description, typification and syntaxonomy was proposed. Phytosociological and phytoecological features of all three associations were compared with their relatives and related discussion was done accordingly. The associations described in the present study were as follows: Phillyreo-Lauretum nobilis, Smilaco-Castanetum sativae, Fago orientalis-Quercetum ibericae ass. nova. Furthermore, some soil properties such as saturation, organic matter, pH, CaCO3, K2O and P2O5 were analyzed. Relationship between vegetations, their ecological characteristics and protection of these vegetations against biotic pressures are outlined in the present work.

 

    

 Key words

Forest vegetation, Phytosociologic, Phytoecologic, Soil analysis

 

 

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