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Flowering T. paniculata in Bonfinópolis de Minas, Brazil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Tribe: Caesalpinieae
Genus: Tachigali

Several, see text

  • Cuba Scop.
  • Tachigalia (unjustified emendation)

Tachigali is a flowering plant genus in the legume family (Fabaceae) that contains 54 species.[1]

Species include:


  1. ^ van der Werff, Henk (2008). "A Synopsis of the Genus Tachigali (Leguminosae: Caesalpinioideae) in Northern South America". Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden. 95 (4): 618–661. doi:10.3417/2007159. 
  2. ^ Fonseca, C. R. (1994). "Herbivory and the Long-Lived Leaves of an Amazonian Ant-Tree" (PDF). Journal of Ecology. 82 (4): 833–842. doi:10.2307/2261447. 

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