Checklist of vascular plants of the regional landscape park «Kinburnska kosa» (Mykolaiv region, Ukraine)

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The nomenclature of the vascular plants in dataset follows «Nomenclatural Checklist of vascular plants of Ukraine» (Mosyakin & Fedoronchuk 1999). The regional landscape park «Kinburnska kosa» was established in 1992 on an area of 17890.2 hectares. The territory of the park includes the Kinburn Peninsula and one-kilometer strip of Black Sea water, including the Yagorlytsky Bay and the Dnipro-Bug Estuary. Thus, the peninsula is washed by the waters of three different bodies of water, which leads to a significant differentiation of natural conditions. This is also facilitated by the internal hydrological network, which on the surface is represented by a dense network of saline, less often freshwater bodies of water and swamps. Тhe annotated list of the vascular plants recorded on territory of the regional landscape «Kinburnska kosa» in 2007-2009 wich included 596 species of 313 genera, 83 families, 5 classis, 4 division are present. Among them 29 species included to the different Red List.

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Moysiyenko I (2023). Checklist of vascular plants of the regional landscape park «Kinburnska kosa» (Mykolaiv region, Ukraine). Version 1.3. Kherson State University. Checklist dataset.


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This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: e20a5292-49bb-48d9-9c2d-9fb1259d417e.  Kherson State University publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Participant Node Managers Committee.


flora; vascular plants; the regional landscape park «Kinburnska kosa»; an annotated list; Inventoryregional


Ivan Moysiyenko
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Dr. Sc., Prof., Head of Department of Botany
Kherson State University
27 Universytetska Str
73000 Kherson
Nadiia Skobel

Geographic Coverage

The regional landscape park «Kinburnska kosa» (Mykolaiv region, Ukraine).

Bounding Coordinates South West [46.449, 31.506], North East [46.574, 31.869]

Taxonomic Coverage

Vascular plants (Plantae, Tracheophyta - Gnetopsida, Liliopsida, Magnoliopsida, Polypodiopsida, Pinopsida)

Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Gnetopsida, Liliopsida, Magnoliopsida, Pinopsida, Polypodiopsida

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2007-01-01 / 2009-12-31

Project Data

BioDATA grant for data mobilization including digitization, data quality assurance, data preparation, and publication of collection specimen and other species data from Ukraine to GBIF. Dataset preparation was supported within the project "Documenting of phytodiversity of nature protected areas of Lower Dnipro region". More details on the grant program here (

Title BioDATA Ukraine data mobilization grant program 2022
Identifier Cepa-LT-2017/10049
Funding BioDATA partners, NLBIF, GBIF Norway, and the UiO Natural History Museum
Study Area Description Lower Dnipro region

The personnel involved in the project:

Nadiia Skobel
Ivan Moysiyenko

Sampling Methods

Recording and identification of vascular plants with using road-field methods.

Study Extent The regional landscape park «Kinburnska kosa» is located in the south of Ukraine, at the confluence of the Dnipro River and the Black Sea. It is located in the western part of the «Kinburnska kosa» peninsula (excluding the land on which the Volyzhyn Forest Black Sea Biosphere Reserve is located). Administratively, the park is located in the Mykolaiv district of Mykolaiv region. Its land part is part of the lands of the Pokrovska village council, which includes three small settlements (Pokrovka, Vasylivka, Pokrovske).
Quality Control The identification of vascular plant species was held with morphological methods at the field and in the Kherson State University Laboratory of Plant Ecology and Environmental Protection. Coordinates of records were checked using Google Earth service. Data cleaning using OpenRefine.

Method step description:

  1. Field sampling.
  2. Recording and identification of vascular plants.
  3. Completing of checklist of vascular plant.
  4. Data post-processing according to the Darwin Core standards.
  5. Data checking and cleaning in OpenRefine.

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Boyko M.F. (2001). Ed. Chornyi., S.G. Ecology of Kherson region. Kherson. 156 p. [in Ukrainian].
  2. Boyko M.F. (1988). Nature of Kherson region. Physical and geographical. Kyiv: Phytosociological Centre. 120 p. [in Ukrainian].
  3. Korzh L.V., Shturina V. (2013). Ed. Arustamova, N. Nature and natural resources of Kherson region. Kherson: KSU.48 p. [in Ukrainian].
  4. Mosyakin S.L., Fedoronchuk M.M. (1999). Vascular plants of Ukraine. A nomenclatural checklist. Specialized printing house of scientific journals of the NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv.
  5. Moysiyenko I.I. (2011). An annotated list of the vascular plants recorded on territory of the regional landscape park “Kinburnska kosa” in 2007-2009. Chornomors’k. bot. z, Vol. 7, № 4: 390-399.

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