Sophoreae

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Sophoreae
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Cladrastis kentukea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Sophoreae
Polhill
Genera

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Sophoreae (from Sophora) is a tribe of Fabaceae. [1]. This tribe, that have relatively simple flowers and unspecialized pinnate leaves and quinolizilidine alkaloids, appears as polyphyletic [2],[3]


Cladrastis,




Sophoreae I Styphnolobium




Sophoreae II Sophora davidii



Genisteae




Genera[change | change source]

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Other websites[change | change source]

  • Martin F. Wojciechowski, Matt Lavin and Michael J. Sanderson A phylogeny of legumes (Leguminosae) based on analysis of the plastid matK gene resolves many well-supported subclades within the familyAmer J Bot

References[change | change source]

  1. Antonio Salatino and Otto R. Gottlieb 2002. Quinolizidine alkaloids as systematic markers of the papilionoideae Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 8,133-147
  2. Käss E. and M. Wink 1995. Molecular phylogeny of Papilionoideae (Family Leguminosae): RbcL gene sequences versus chemical taxonomy. Bot. Acta 108: 149-162
  3. http://tolweb.org/Cladrastis_clade/60329
  4. http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/gnlist.pl?1555