Family: Fagaceae
Fagus orientalis Lipsky
Collector/Expedition: Turkey Darwin Initiative
Collection number: 86
Collection date: 27 October 2005
Country of origin: Turkey:Artvin
Collecting locality: A8: Artvin; above Murgul; above Damar. Ziyaretçi Das
Latitude: 41° 14' 2'' N, Longitude: 41° 35' 48'' E
Habitat: Degraded vegetation on steep mountain slopes above copper mine, with _Picea orientalis_ and _Sorbus aucuaparia_ co-dominant species
Description: Tree to 8 m tall
Barcode: E00210447
Herbarium region: 2A (West Asia and Egypt)