subfamily Papilionoideae


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Related to subfamily Papilionoideae: Caesalpinioideae, Mimosaceae, Mimosoideae, papilionaceous, Faboideae
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Noun1.subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
genus Amorpha - American herbs or shrubs usually growing in dry sunny habitats on prairies and hillsides
Amphicarpa, Amphicarpaea, genus Amphicarpa, genus Amphicarpaea - very small genus of twining vines of North America and Asia: hog peanut
Anagyris, genus Anagyris - very small genus of shrubs of southern Europe having backward curving seed pods
Andira, genus Andira - small genus of evergreen trees of tropical America and western Africa
Anthyllis, genus Anthyllis - genus of Mediterranean herbs and shrubs
Apios, genus Apios - twining perennial North American plants
Aspalathus, genus Aspalathus - genus of South African heathlike shrubs
Astragalus, genus Astragalus - large genus of annual or perennial herbs or shrubs of north temperate regions; largest genus in the family Leguminosae
Baphia, genus Baphia - small genus of shrubs and lianas and trees of Africa and Madagascar
Baptisia, genus Baptisia - genus of North American plants with showy flowers and an inflated pod
Butea, genus Butea - genus of East Indian trees or shrubs: dhak
Cajanus, genus Cajanus - erect densely branched shrubby perennials of Old World tropics; naturalized in other warm regions
Canavalia, genus Canavalia - herbs or woody vines of mainly American tropics and subtropics
genus Caragana - large genus of Asiatic deciduous shrubs or small trees
Castanospermum, genus Castanospermum - a rosid dicot genus of the subfamily Papilionoideae having one species: Moreton Bay chestnut
Centrosema, genus Centrosema - a genus of chiefly tropical American vines of the family Leguminosae having trifoliate leaves and large flowers
Cercis, genus Cercis - deciduous shrubs and trees of eastern Asia, southern Europe and the United States
Chamaecytisus, genus Chamaecytisus - small late-flowering trees or subshrubs having yellow to red flowers and leathery or woody pods; often especially formerly included in genus Cytisus
Chordospartium, genus Chordospartium - 2 species of small New Zealand trees: weeping tree broom; endangered
Chorizema, genus Chorizema - genus of Australian twining vines and small shrubs: flame peas
Cicer, genus Cicer - chickpea plant; Asiatic herbs
genus Clianthus - genus of semi-prostrate Australasian shrubs or vines
Clitoria, genus Clitoria - genus of tropical shrubs or vines having pinnate leaves and large axillary flowers
Codariocalyx, genus Codariocalyx - used in some classifications for plants usually included in genus Desmodium
Colutea, genus Colutea - small genus of Eurasian shrubs with yellow flowers and bladdery pods
genus Coronilla - genus of Old World shrubs and herbs
genus Crotalaria - large genus of herbs with simple leaves and racemes of yellow flowers; mainly of tropical Africa
Cyamopsis, genus Cyamopsis - small genus of annual usually hairy herbs of tropical Africa and Arabia
Cytisus, genus Cytisus - large genus of stiff or spiny evergreen or deciduous Old World shrubs: broom
broom - any of various shrubs of the genera Cytisus or Genista or Spartium having long slender branches and racemes of yellow flowers
Dalbergia, genus Dalbergia - large genus of tropical trees having pinnate leaves and paniculate flowers and cultivated commercially for their dramatically grained and colored timbers
Dalea, genus Dalea - indigo bush
Daviesia, genus Daviesia - genus of Australasian shrubs and subshrubs having small yellow or purple flowers followed by short triangular pods
genus Derris - genus of Old World tropical shrubs and woody vines
Desmanthus, genus Desmanthus - genus of American herbs or shrubs with sensitive pinnate leaves and small whitish flowers
Desmodium, genus Desmodium - beggarweed; tick trefoil
Dipogon, genus Dipogon - one species: Australian pea
Dolichos, genus Dolichos - genus of chiefly tropical vines often placed in genera Dipogon or Lablab or Macrotyloma
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Fabaceae), which belongs to subfamily Papilionoideae and is endemic to northwestern Turkey.
Most species in the subfamily Papilionoideae originated in the Old World; their herbarium records span are 6 to 100 years old.