Included here are the Zeravshan Mountains (Golden Mountains) in northern Tajikistan and form part of the Pamir-Alai mountain system.
Of the endemic vascular plants so far recorded there are about 81 species, subspecies and varieties in 50 genera and 24 families but no endemic genera.
Nowak, A & Nobis, M. 2010. Tentative list of endemic vascular plants of the Zeravshan Mts in Tajikistan: distribution, habitat preferences and conservation status of species. Biodiversity: Research and Conservation, 19: 65-80.