In Greek mythology
referred to three different people:
- The half-brother of Heracles, being the son of Alcmene and her human husband whereas Heracles was her son by Zeus. Iphicles was the father of Heracles' charioteer Iolaus.
- Son of Thestius, one of the Argonauts, and a participant in the hunt for the Calydonian Boar, where he was killed by Meleager.
- A Thessalonian man, son of Phylacus, he fathered Protesilaus and Podarces.