An annoted list of the flora of the landscape reserve of local importance «Velyki Sirohozy ravine» (Kherson region, Ukraine)

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The landscape reserve of local importance "Velyki Sirohozy ravine" was created (declared) by the decision of the XIX session of the fifth convocation of the Kherson Regional Council of October 04, 2007 №412 "On declaring the landscape reserve of local importance "Velyki Sirohozy ravine" on the territory of the Nyzhnyi Sirohozy district of Kherson region". The purpose of creation (designation) of the protected area: The reserve was created to preserve and restore the biodiversity of this area, where typical steppe and wetland cenoses with diverse species composition have been preserved. Rare species of plants and animals included in the international and national nature protection lists are found on the territory of the reserve The object corresponds to the local importance. On the territory of the reserve, 3 rare species and 6 endemics of plants included in the international and national conservation lists. European Red List - Phlomis scythica, Red Data Book of Ukraine - Caragana scythica, Stipa capillata. The list of the of vascular plants includes 121 species of 35 families. The nomenclature of the vascular plants in dataset follows “Nomenclatural Checklist of vascular plants of Ukraine” (Mosyakin & Fedoronchuk 1999).

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Moysiyenko I, Ponomarova A (2023). An annoted list of the flora of the landscape reserve of local importance «Velyki Sirohozy ravine» (Kherson region, Ukraine). Version 1.3. Kherson State University. Occurrence dataset.


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Velyki Sirohozy ravine; Occurrence


Ivan Moysiyenko
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Dr. Sc., Prof., Head of Department of Botany
Kherson State University
27 Universytetska Str
73000 Kherson
Alena Ponomarova
  • Metadata Provider
Kherson State University
Nadiia Skobel
  • Programmer
PhD student
Kherson State University

Geographic Coverage

Kahovka district, Kherson region, Ukraine.

Bounding Coordinates South West [46.513, 33.728], North East [47.122, 34.574]

Taxonomic Coverage

All vascular plants determined to species. Vascular plants (Plantae, Tracheophyta - Liliopsida, Magnoliopsida).

Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida, Magnoliopsida

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2016-01-01 / 2017-12-31

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 Lower Dnipro region
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. Boyko M.F., Boyko P.M. (2006). Scientific substantiation of the necessity of declaring the landscape reserve of local importance " Velyki Sirohozy ravine " in Nizhniosirohozhsky district of Kherson region".13. [in Ukrainian].
  4. Korzh L.V., Shturina V. (2013). Ed. Arustamova, N. Nature and natural resources of Kherson region. Kherson: KSU.48 p. [in Ukrainian].
  5. 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.

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Alternative Identifiers 047e9188-5b75-46e0-a528-8879afa424dd