Family  Fabaceae Lindl., nom. cons.

 
Family number: 440    Last Updated: 12-Jan-2017
Alternate name: Leguminosae
Number of accepted genera: 1
Type genus: Faba Mill.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera

References for family:

  • Legume Phylogeny Working Group 2017. A new subfamily classification of the Leguminosae based on a taxonomically comprehensive phylogeny. (Taxon) 66:44-77.
  • Lewis, G. et al., eds. Legumes of the world. (Leg World)
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomyfamily.aspx?id=440.
Accessed 25 April 2018.