Indigofera marmorata


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Indigofera marmorata
Species Authority: Balf.f.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Miller, A.
Reviewer(s): Abuzinada, A.H. & AL-Eisawi, D.M.H. (Arabian Plants Red List Authority)
Common in several vegetation types and under no present or perceived threat.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to Soqotra.
Yemen (Socotra)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Locally common in open shrubland and woodland clearings on granite on northern slopes of the Haggeher mountains. Altitude of 400–600 m.

Readily identified by the marbled pattern formed by the hairs on the upper leaf surface and its characteristic trigonous and beaked fruits.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Miller, A. 2004. Indigofera marmorata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 25 May 2015.
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