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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
Species Astragalus danicus Retz. (Purple Milk-vetch)   15      
Species Astragalus glycyphyllos L. (Wild Liquorice)   9      
Species Cytisus scoparius (L.) Link (Broom) 2        
Subspecies Cytisus scoparius subsp. maritimus (Rouy) Heywood (Prostrate Broom)   7      
Subspecies Cytisus scoparius subsp. scoparius (L.) Link (Broom)   14 3    
Species Dioclea reflexa (Sea Purse)   1     1
Species Dorycnium hirsutum (L.) Ser. (Canary Clover)   21      
Species Galega officinalis L. (Goat's-rue)   9 1    
Genus Genista L. (a genus of brooms) 5 48      
Species Hippocrepis comosa L. (Horseshoe Vetch)   19 2   1
Genus Laburnum Fabr. (laburnums)         1
Genus Lathyrus L. (peas) 7 56 7   1
Species Lotus corniculatus L. (Common Bird's-foot-trefoil, Eggs-and-bacon)   25 14    
Species Lotus pedunculatus Cav. (Large Bird’S-foot-trefoil, Greater Bird's-foot-trefoil)   9      
Species Lupinus arboreus Sims (Tree Lupin)   8      
Genus Medicago L. (medicks) 6 41 20   5
Species Melilotus albus Medik. (White Melilot)   5      
Species Melilotus altissimus Thuill. (Tall Melilot)   4 3    
Genus Ononis L. (restharrows) 4 8 44 21 1
Species Ornithopus perpusillus L. (Bird’S-foot)   19 5    
Species Pisum sativum L. (Garden Pea) 1        
Variety Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon (Sugar-snap Pea)   7      
Species Robinia pseudoacacia L. (False Acacia, False-acacia, Locust Tree) 1 9 10   1
Genus Trifolium L. (clovers) 18 167 92 7 8
Genus Ulex L. (gorses) 3 63 19 12 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)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1776 feeding and other relationships of FABOIDEAE (vetches, peas and beans)

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