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Lotus hirsutus
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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Clade: Meso-Papilionoideae
Clade: Non-protein amino acid-accumulating clade
Clade: Hologalegina
Clade: Robinioids
Tribe: Loteae


The tribe Loteae is a subdivision of the plant family Fabaceae, in the Robinioids. These genera are recognized by the USDA:[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c Possibly synonymous with Anthyllis
  2. ^ a b c d Possibly synonymous with Lotus
  3. ^ a b Possibly synonymous with Acmispon
  4. ^ Possibly synonymous with Coronilla


  1. ^ "Loteae". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. January 17, 2003. Retrieved January 31, 2009.
  2. ^ Allan GJ, Zimmer EA, Wagner WL, Sokoloff DD (2003). "Molecular phylogenetic analyses of tribe Loteae (Leguminosae): Implications for classification and biogeography". In Klitgaard BB, Bruneau A (eds.). Advances in Legume Systematics, Part 10: Higher Level Systematics. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. pp. 371–393. ISBN 978-1-842-46054-2.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Loteae at Wikimedia Commons
  • Data related to Loteae at Wikispecies