Madieae

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Madieae
Madiagracilis.jpg
Madia gracilis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Supertribe: Helianthodae
H.Rob.
Tribe: Madieae[1]
Genera

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Madieae is a tribe of flowering plants in the sunflower family, Asteraceae. It is sometimes considered a subtribe of Heliantheae.[2] Notable species include the tarweeds of the Western United States as well as the silverswords of Hawaii.

Genera[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tribe Madieae". Taxonomy. UniProt. Retrieved 2009-04-06. 
  2. ^ "Asteraceae Martinov (tribe Heliantheae) subtribe Madiinae Bentham & Hooker f.". Flora of North America. eFloras.org. Retrieved 2009-04-07.