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Codariocalyx motorius
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Desmodieae
Subtribe: Desmodiinae
Genus: Codariocalyx
Species [1]
  • Codoriocalyx Hassk., orth. var.

Codariocalyx is a genus of flowering plants in the legume family, Fabaceae.[1] It belongs to the subfamily Faboideae. This genus has been largely debated with the genus Desmodium on whether they are separate or the same genus.[2]


  1. ^ a b USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Codariocalyx gyroides in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed on 07-Oct-06.
  2. ^ genus codariocalyx. WordNet® 3.0. Princeton University. codariocalyx (accessed: March 15, 2014).