Iris zagrica subsp. zagrica (Iridaceae); A New Record Locality for the Flora of North Iraq

Fırat M.

doğu fen bilimleri dergis, vol.5, no.2, pp.18-25, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Journal Name: doğu fen bilimleri dergis
  • Journal Indexes: TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.18-25
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes


Iris zagrica B.Mathew & Zarrei subsp. zagrica (Iridaceae), a new record for the flora of North Iraq, is collected in Şêrwan region province, North Iraq. It was previously known from Turkey and Iran, with the type specimen of the species from Iran. The distribution locality in North Iraq is given for the first time in this study. Locality information was not recorded for North Iraq, in here the first time recorded. Morphological description, photographs and distribution map of the new record are presented.