subfamily Mimosoideae


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Related to subfamily Mimosoideae: Papilionoideae, Caesalpiniaceae, Caesalpinioideae
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Noun1.subfamily Mimosoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Mimosaceaesubfamily Mimosoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Mimosaceae
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 Mimosa - genus of spiny woody shrubs or trees; named for their apparent imitation of animal sensitivity to light and heat and movement
genus Acacia - large genus of shrubs and trees and some woody vines of Central and South America, Africa, Australia and Polynesia: wattle; mimosa
Adenanthera, genus Adenanthera - small genus of trees of tropical Asia and Pacific areas
genus Albizia, genus Albizzia - large genus of unarmed trees and shrubs of Old World tropics
Anadenanthera, genus Anadenanthera - 2 species of tropical American shrubs or trees
genus Calliandra - genus of pinnate-leaved shrubs and small trees of tropical and subtropical North and South America and India and West Africa
Enterolobium, genus Enterolobium - small genus of tropical American timber trees closely allied to genus Albizia
genus Inga - genus of tropical trees or shrubs
genus Leucaena, Leucaena - small genus of tropical evergreen trees or shrubs having pods like those of the acacia
genus Lysiloma, Lysiloma - small genus of tropical American trees and shrubs with pinnate leaves and flat straight pods
genus Parkia, Parkia - genus of tropical Old World trees: nitta trees
genus Piptadenia, Piptadenia - tropical American trees and shrubs; often placed in other genera
genus Pithecellobium, genus Pithecolobium, Pithecellobium, Pithecolobium - thorny shrubs and trees of tropical and subtropical America and Asia
genus Prosopis, Prosopis - genus of tropical or subtropical branching shrubs or trees: mesquite
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Thus, the subfamily Mimosoideae is strongly underrepresented in the MIM database, as 66.7% of the known introduced species in Mexico for this group were not included there.
According to Luckow (1993), Desmanthus is currently included in the Dichrostachys group of the tribe Mimoseae (subfamily Mimosoideae) along with three other genera having sterile basal flowers: Dichrostuchys, Neptunia, and Gagnebina.
According to Luckow (1993), Desmanthus is currently included in the Dichrosmchys group of the tribe Mimoseae (subfamily Mimosoideae) along with three other genera having sterile basal flowers: Dichrostachys, Neptunia, and Gagnebina.