Iphigenia socotrana

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Iphigenia socotrana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Liliales
Family: Colchicaceae
Genus: Iphigenia
Species: I. socotrana
Binomial name
Iphigenia socotrana

Iphigenia socotrana is a species of plant in the Colchicaceae family. It is endemic to the Island of Socotra in the Indian Ocean, part of the Republic of Yemen.[1] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland and rocky areas.[2]


  1. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Iphigenia socotrana
  2. ^ Thulin, Mats. 1996. Nordic Journal of Botany 15: 403, Iphigenia socotrana