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physostigma

Faboideae

Faboideae is a subfamily of the flowering plant family Fabaceae or Leguminosae. An acceptable alternative name for the subfamily is Papilionoideae.

This subfamily is widely distributed and members are adapted to a wide variety of environments. Faboideae may be trees, shrubs or herbs. The flowers are classically pea shaped and root nodulation is very common.

Notes

  1. The type genus, Faba, is a synonym of Vicia, and is listed here as Vicia.
  2. The genus Kennedya is a synonym of Kennedia, and is listed here as Kennedia.

  • Craspedolobium
  • Cratylia
  • Crotalaria
  • Cruddasia
  • Cullen
  • Cyamopsis
  • Cyathostegia
  • Cyclocarpa
  • Cyclolobium
  • Cyclopia
  • Cymbosema
  • Cytisophyllum
  • Cytisopsis
  • Cytisus
  • Dahlstedtia
  • Dalbergia
  • Dalbergiella
  • Dalea
  • Dalhousiea
  • Daviesia
  • Decorsea
  • Deflexae
  • Dendrolobium
  • Dendrotelis
  • Derris
  • Desmodiastrum
  • Desmodium
  • Dewevrea
  • Dichilus
  • Dicraeopetalum
  • Dillwynia
  • Dioclea
  • Diphyllarium
  • Diphysa
  • Diplotropis
  • Dipogon
  • Dipteryx
  • Discolobium
  • Disynstemon
  • Dolichopsis
  • Dolichos
  • Droogmansia
  • Dumasia
  • Dunbaria
  • Dussia
  • Dysolobium
  • Ebenus
  • Echinospartum
  • Eleiotis
  • Eminia
  • Endosamara
  • Erectae
  • Erectoides
  • Eremosparton
  • Erichsenia
  • Erinacea
  • Eriosema
  • Errazurizia
  • Erythrina
  • Etaballia
  • Euchilopsis
  • Euchresta
  • Eutaxia
  • Eversmannia
  • Exostyles
  • Extranervosae
  • Eysenhardtia
  • Fiebrigiella
  • Fissicalyx
  • Flemingia
  • Fordia
  • Galactia
  • Galega
  • Gastrolobium
  • Geissaspis
  • Genista
  • Genistidium
  • Geocarpa
  • Geoffroea
  • Gliricidia
  • Glossostylus
  • Glycine
  • Glycyrrhiza
  • Gompholobium
  • Gonocytisus
  • Goodia
  • Grazielodendron
  • Gueldenstaedtia
  • Halimodendron
  • Hammatolobium
  • Haplormosia
  • Hardenbergia
  • Harleyodendron
  • Harpalyce
  • Hebestigma
  • Hedysarum
  • Herpyza
  • Hesperolaburnum
  • Heteranthae
  • Heynianae
  • Hippocrepis
  • Hoita
  • Holocalyx
  • Hovea
  • Humularia
  • Hybosema
  • Hylodesmum - sometimes included in Desmodium
  • Hymenocarpos
  • Hymenolobium
  • Hypocalyptus
  • Indigofera
  • Inocarpus
  • Intertextae
  • Isotropis
  • Isthmocarpae
  • Jacksonia
  • Jansonia
  • Kennedia
  • Kotschya
  • Kummerowia
  • Lablab
  • Laburnum
  • Lamprolobium
  • Lasiospron
  • Lathyrus
  • Latrobea
  • Lebeckia
  • Lecointea
  • Lennea
  • Lens
  • Leptoderris
  • Leptodesmia
  • Leptosema
  • Leptospireae
  • Leptospron
  • Lespedeza
  • Lessertia
  • Leucomphalos
  • Liebrechtsia
  • Liparia
  • Lonchocarpus
  • Lotononis
  • Lotus
  • Luetzelburgia
  • Lunatae
  • Lupinus
  • Lupularia
  • Luzonia
  • Maackia
  • Machaerium
  • Macrodontae
  • Macropsychanthus
  • Macroptilium
  • Macrotyloma
  • Margaritolobium
  • Marina
  • Mastersia
  • Mecopus
  • Medicago
  • Melilotus
  • Melliniella
  • Melolobium
  • Mildbraediodendron
  • Millettia
  • Mirbelia
  • Monopteryx
  • Mucuna
  • Muelleranthus
  • Mundulea
  • Myrocarpus
  • Myrospermum
  • Myroxylon
  • Mysanthus
  • Nemcia
  • Neocollettia
  • Neoharmsia
  • Neonotonia
  • Neorautanenia
  • Neorudolphia
  • Nephrodesmus
  • Nesphostylis
  • Nissolia
  • Nogra
  • Ohwia - sometimes included in Desmodium
  • Olneya
  • Onobrychis
  • Ononis
  • Ophrestia
  • Orbexilum
  • Orbiculares
  • Oreophysa
  • Ormocarpopsis
  • Ormocarpum
  • Ormosia
  • Ornithopus
  • Oryxis
  • Ostryocarpus
  • Otholobium
  • Otoptera
  • Oxylobium
  • Oxyrhynchus
  • Oxytropis
  • Pachyrhizus
  • Pachyspireae
  • Panurea
  • Paracalyx
  • Paramachaerium
  • Parochetus
  • Parryella
  • Pearsonia
  • Pediomelum
  • Pedunculares
  • Peltiera
  • Periandra
  • Pericopsis
  • Petaladenium
  • Peteria
  • Petteria
  • Phaseolus
  • Phylacium
  • Phyllodium
  • Phyllota
  • Phylloxylon
  • Physostigma
  • Pickeringia
  • Pictetia
  • Piptanthus
  • Piscidia
  • Pisum
  • Plagiocarpus
  • Platycarpae
  • Platycelyphium
  • Platycyamus
  • Platylobium
  • Platymiscium
  • Platypodium
  • Platysepalum
  • Plectrotropis
  • Podalyria
  • Podocytisus
  • Poecilanthe
  • Poiretia
  • Poitea
  • Polhillia
  • Pongamiopsis
  • Procerae
  • Procumbentes
  • Prorhizomatosae
  • Pseudarthria
  • Pseudeminia
  • Pseudoeriosema
  • Pseudoliebrechtsia
  • Pseudovigna
  • Psophocarpus
  • Psoralea
  • Psoralidium
  • Psorothamnus
  • Pterocarpus
  • Pterodon
  • Ptycholobium
  • Ptychosema
  • Pueraria
  • Pultenaea
  • Pycnospora
  • Pyranthus
  • Rafnia
  • Ramorinoa
  • Reflexae
  • Retama
  • Reticulatae
  • Rhizomatosae
  • Rhodopis
  • Rhynchosia
  • Rhynchotropis
  • Riedeliella
  • Robinia
  • Robynsiophyton
  • Rotatae
  • Rothia
  • Rupertia
  • Sakoanala
  • Salweenia
  • Sarcodum
  • Sartoria
  • Schefflerodendron
  • Scorpiurus
  • Sellocharis
  • Sesbania
  • Shuteria
  • Sigmoidotropis
  • Sinodolichos
  • Smirnowia
  • Smithia
  • Soemmeringia
  • Sophora
  • Spartidium
  • Spartium
  • Spathionema
  • Spatholobus
  • Sphaerolobium
  • Sphaerophysa
  • Sphenostylis
  • Sphinctospermum
  • Spirocarpos
  • Spirotropis
  • Spongiocarpella
  • Stauracanthus
  • Stirtonanthus
  • Stracheya
  • Streblorrhiza
  • Strongylodon
  • Strophostyles
  • Stylosanthes
  • Styphnolobium
  • Sutherlandia
  • Swainsona
  • Swartzia
  • Sweetia
  • Sylvichadsia
  • Tadehagi
  • Taralea
  • Taverniera
  • Templetonia
  • Tephrosia
  • Teramnus
  • Teyleria
  • Thermopsis
  • Tipuana
  • Trierectoides
  • Trifidacanthus
  • Trifolium
  • Trigonella
  • Tripodion
  • Triseminatae
  • Uleanthus
  • Ulex
  • Uraria
  • Uribea
  • Urodon
  • Vandasina
  • Vatairea
  • Vataireopsis
  • Vatovaea
  • Vavilovia
  • Vermifrux
  • Vicia
  • Vigna
  • Viminaria
  • Virgilia
  • Weberbauerella
  • Wiborgia
  • Wisteria
  • Xanthocercis
  • Zollernia
  • Zornia
  • See also

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