A PHYTOSOCIOLOGICAL RESEARCH ON THE DEGRADED FOREST VEGETATION OF DİNEK MOUNTAIN (KIRIKKALE)
In this study, the degraded forest vegetation of Dinek Mountain (Kırıkkale) was analysed by Braun-Blanquet’s method. As a result of this study, two associations were described. All this associations are new to science. Associations and their higher units are as follows:
Class: Quercetea pubescentis (Oberd. 1948) Doing Kraft 1955
Order: Querco cerridis – Carpinetalia orientalis Akman, Barbero & Quézel 1980
Alliance: Quercion anatolicae Akman, Barbero, Loisel & Quézel 1974
Association: Jasmino fruticantis – Quercetum cerridis ass. nov.
Alliance: Cisto laurofolii – Pinion pallasianae Akman, Barbero & Quézel 1978
Association: Junipero oxycedri – Cistetum laurifolii ass. nov.
Key words: Syntaxonomy, degraded forest, Kırıkkale, Central Anatolia, Turkey.