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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 Anthyllis vulneraria L. (Kidney-vetch, Ladies’ Fingers) 1 19     1
Genus Astragalus (milk-vetches) 2 24      
Genus Cytisus (a genus of brooms) 2 21 3    
Species Dioclea reflexa (Sea Purse)   1     1
Genus Dorycnium (badassis) 1 21      
Species Galega officinalis L. (Goat's-rue)   9 1    
Genus Genista (a genus of brooms) 5 37      
Genus Hippocrepis (horse-shoe vetches) 1        
Species Hippocrepis comosa L. (Horseshoe Vetch)   19 2   1
Genus Laburnum (laburnums)         1
Genus Lathyrus (peas) 7        
Species Lathyrus japonicus Willd. (Sea Pea) 1 12     1
Species Lathyrus latifolius L. (Broad-leaved Everlasting-pea)   6      
Species Lathyrus linifolius (Reichard) Baessler (Bitter-vetch) 1 10 7    
Species Lathyrus nissolia L. (Grass Vetchling)   9      
Species Lathyrus pratensis L. (Meadow Vetchling)   5      
Species Lathyrus sylvestris L. (Narrow-leaved Everlasting-pea)   13      
Species Lathyrus tuberosus L. (Tuberous Pea)   1      
Genus Lotus (bird's-foot-trefoils) 2 34 14    
Genus Lupinus (lupins) 1 4      
Genus Medicago (medicks) 6 41 20   5
Genus Melilotus (melilots) 2 9 3    
Species Onobrychis viciifolia Scop. (Sainfoin)   3 11   1
Genus Ononis (restharrows) 4        
Species Ononis reclinata L. (Small Restharrow)   5     1
Species Ononis repens L. (Common Restharrow)   1 12 10  
Hybrid Ononis repens x spinosa (O. x pseudohircina) Schur (Hybrid Rest-harrow)     11    
Species Ononis spinosa L. (Spiny Restharrow)   2 21 11  
Genus Ornithopus (bird's-foots) 1 19 5    
Species Oxytropis campestris (L.) DC. (Yellow Oxytropis)   1      
Species Pisum sativum L. (Garden Pea) 1 7      
Species Robinia pseudoacacia L. (False Acacia, Locust Tree) 1 9 10   1
Genus Trifolium (clovers) 18 158 92 7 8
Genus Ulex (gorses) 3 57 19 4 2
Genus Vicia (vetches) 8 102 50 9 4
Species Wisteria sinensis (Wisteria)   17      

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 5 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)
SPERMATOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1830 feeding and other relationships of FABOIDEAE (vetches, peas and beans)

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