Records of some plant species in the "Striltsivskyi steppe" compartment of the Luhansk Nature Reserve, Ukraine

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The dataset includes occurrences of 57 plant species from «Striltsivskyi steppe» compartment of the Luhansk Nature Reserve of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and its buffer zone. The groups of species were selected for mapping: 1) 28 species protected at the international, state or regional level, while not being background for the reserve; 2) 22 species not protected, but rarely or locally found on the territory of the reserve; 3) 7 alien species naturalized from culture or introduced spontaneously.

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Gouz G (2022): Records of some plant species in the "Striltsivskyi steppe" compartment of the Luhansk Nature Reserve, Ukraine. v1.1. Luhansk Nature Reserve NAS of Ukraine. Dataset/Occurrence.


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Occurrence; Occurrence


Galina Gouz
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
scientific associate
Luhansk Nature Reserve
Oleh Prylutskyi
  • Custodian Steward
Associate professor
V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University

Geographic Coverage

Luhansk Nature Reserve is located in eastern Ukraine, in Luhansk region. The «Striltsivskyi steppe» compartment with an area of 1036.51 ha is located in Milovsky district of Luhansk region, on the southeastern foothills of the Middle Russian Highland, in the basin of the left tributaries of the Siverskyi Donets river. The reserve was created to preserve of the Marmota bobak population and a typical area of the Pontic herb bunchgrass steppes.

Bounding Coordinates South West [49.067, 39.534], North East [49.511, 40.172]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta

Temporal Coverage

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

Project Data

No Description available

Title Using of databases and GIS technologies in the research of the flora of the Luhansk Nature Reserve
Identifier 0107U012769
Funding National Academy of Science of Ukraine

The personnel involved in the project:

Galina Gouz
  • Originator

Sampling Methods

Field mapping was carried using the Garmin eTrex Vista Cx GPS navigator. Descriptions of points were entered into the “Flora LPZ” database developed by the author (Gouz, 2008). Data collection method has been published (Gouz, 2009).

Study Extent Ukraine, Luhansk Nature Reserve, "Striltsivskyi steppe" compartment.

Method step description:

  1. Field mapping with GPS Garmin eTrex Vista Cx.
  2. Storing data in the database “Flora LPZ” of Luhansk Natural Reserve.
  3. Importing data to the Mapinfo.
  4. Creating of species distribution maps.

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Gouz G.V. Programmatic complex «Flora of the Lugansk nature reserve» // Pryrodnychyi Almanakh. Scientific Bulletin of Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). 2008. Vol. 11: 41-52. (In Russian)
  2. Gouz G.V. About the method of mapping rare plant species using a GPS navigator // Proceedings of the II International Scientific Conference ""Introduction, selection and protection of plants"". Donetsk, 2009. Issue 1: 240-241. (In Russian)
  3. Gouz G.V. Digital mapping of rare plant species of the Streltsovskaya Steppe // Collection of scientific labours of Luhansk Nature Reserve. – Luhansk, 2011: 53–72. (In Russian)
  4. Gouz G.V. Spatial distribution of some wetland plant species across Streltsovskaya steppe territory // Pryrodnychyi Almanakh. Scientific Bulletin of Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). 2013. Vol. 19: 63-74. (In Russian)
  5. Gouz G.V. Spatial distribution of Arrhenatherum elatius and Elytrigia elongata (Poaceae) across Streltsovskaya Steppe Territory // Proceedings of the National Museum of Natural History. 2014. N12: 109–115. (In Russian)
  6. Gouz G.V. The spatial distribution of Crambe tataria (Brassicaceae) across Striltsivsky steppe // Rare Plants and Fungi of Ukraine and Adjacent Areas: Implementing Conservation Strategies. Proceedings of the 4rd International Conference (16-20 May 2016, Kyiv, Ukraine). - Kyiv: PALYVODA A.V., 2016: 67-69. (In Ukrainian)
  7. Gouz G.V. Spatial distribution of some regionally rare plant species across the territory of the Striltsivsky steppe // Practical aspects of biodiversity conservation in the southern steppe region: a collection of scientific papers of the scientific-practical seminar (Askania-Nova Biosphere Reserve, Askania-Nova, May 26-27, 2021). - Kherson: OLDI-PLUS, 2021: 55-58. (In Ukrainian)

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 930d6c3f-72ff-47d9-a7ef-c63d840a2c3a