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FABOIDEAE (vetches, peas and beans)

Further Information

Formerly known as (synonyms) Leguminosae or Papilionaceae

Subtaxa

Rank Taxon #subtaxa #photos #macrophotos #microphotos #refs
Genus Astragalus L. (milk-vetches) 2 24      
Genus Cytisus Desf. (a genus of brooms) 2 21 3    
Species Dioclea reflexa (Sea Purse)   1     1
Genus Dorycnium Mill. (badassis) 1 21      
Species Galega officinalis L. (Goat's-rue)   9 1    
Genus Genista L. (a genus of brooms) 5 37      
Genus Hippocrepis L. (horse-shoe vetches) 1 19 2   1
Genus Laburnum Fabr. (laburnums)         1
Genus Lathyrus L. (peas) 7 56 7   1
Genus Lotus L. (bird's-foot-trefoils) 2 34 14    
Genus Lupinus L. (lupins) 1 8      
Genus Medicago L. (medicks) 6 41 20   5
Genus Melilotus Mill. (melilots) 2 9 3    
Genus Ononis L. (restharrows) 4 8 44 21 1
Genus Ornithopus L. (bird's-foots) 1 19 5    
Species Pisum sativum L. (Garden Pea) 1 7      
Genus Robinia 1 9 10   1
Genus Trifolium L. (clovers) 18 158 92 7 8
Genus Ulex L. (gorses) 3 57 19 4 2
Genus Vicia L. (vetches) 8 102 50 9 4

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 4 general literature references to FABOIDEAE (vetches, peas and beans)

FABOIDEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1775 feeding and other relationships of FABOIDEAE (vetches, peas and beans)

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