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Galegeae
Glycyrrhiza glabra
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Galegeae
(Bronn) Torr. & Gray
Genera

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Galegeae is a tribe of the subfamily Faboideae. The tribe is found mostly in the northern hemisphere, but can also be found in Australia, Africa, and South America. The type genus is Galega.

Classification

  • Subtribe Alhagiinae
    • Alhagi Gagnebin
  • Subtribe Astragalinae
    • Astragalus L.
    • Biserrula L.
    • Calophaca Fisch. ex DC.
    • Caragana Fabr.
    • Chesneya Lindl. ex Endl.
    • Gueldenstaedtia Fisch.
    • Halimodendron Fisch. ex DC.
    • Oxytropis DC.
    • Spongiocarpella Yakovlev & N. Ulziykh.
  • Subtribe Coluteinae
    • Clianthus Sol. ex Lindl.
    • Colutea L.
    • Eremosparton Fisch. & C.A.Mey.
    • Lessertia DC.
    • Oreophysa (Bunge ex Boiss.) Bornm.
    • Smirnowia Bunge
    • Sphaerophysa DC.
    • Swainsona Salisb.
  • Subtribe Galeginae
    • Galega L.
  • Subtribe Glycyrrhizinae

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