Hamelieae

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Hamelieae
Hamelia patens plant 1.jpg
Hamelia patens
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Cinchonoideae
Tribe: Hamelieae

Hamelieae is a tribe of flowering plants in the Rubiaceae family and contains about 171 species in 6 genera. Its representatives are found in tropical and subtropical America.[1] The sister tribe Hillieae is sometimes here included.[2]

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Currently accepted names[1][3][4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "World Checklist of Rubiaceae". Retrieved May 2012. 
  2. ^ Robbrecht E, Manen J-F (2006). "The major evolutionary lineages of the coffee family (Rubiaceae, angiosperms). Combined analysis (nDNA and cpDNA) to infer the position of Coptosapelta and Luculia, and supertree construction based on rbcL, rps16, trnL-trnF and atpB-rbcL data. A new classification in two subfamilies, Cinchonoideae and Rubioideae". Systematic Geography of Plants 76: 85–146. 
  3. ^ Bremer B (2009). "A review of molecular phylogenetic studies of Rubiaceae". Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 96: 4–26. doi:10.3417/2006197. 
  4. ^ Bremer B, Eriksson E (2009). "Time tree of Rubiaceae: phylogeny and dating the family, subfamilies, and tribes". International Journal of Plant Sciences 170: 766–793. doi:10.1086/599077.