Zygocarpum

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Zygocarpum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Dalbergieae[1][2]
Genus: Zygocarpum
Thulin & Lavin[3]
Species
Zygocarpum distribution.svg
  Zygocarpum coeruleum
(red arrow pointing to island of Socotra)
  Zygocarpum dhofarense
  Zygocarpum yemenense
  Zygocarpum somalense
  Zygocarpum gillettii
  Zygocarpum rectangulare

Zygocarpum is a genus of legume in the Fabaceae family, and was recently assigned to the informal monophyletic Dalbergia clade of the Dalbergieae.[1][2] A dichotomous key of the species of Zygocarpum has been published.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Lavin M, Pennington RT, Klitgaard BB, Sprent JI, de Lima HC, Gasson PE (2001). "The dalbergioid legumes (Fabaceae): delimitation of a pantropical monophyletic clade". Am J Bot. 88 (3): 503–33. doi:10.2307/2657116. PMID 11250829. 
  2. ^ a b Cardoso D, Pennington RT, de Queiroz LP, Boatwright JS, Van Wyk BE, Wojciechowskie MF, Lavin M (2013). "Reconstructing the deep-branching relationships of the papilionoid legumes". S Afr J Bot. 89: 58–75. doi:10.1016/j.sajb.2013.05.001. 
  3. ^ a b Thulin M, Lavin M (2001). "Phylogeny and Biogeography of the Ormocarpum Group (Fabaceae): A New Genus Zygocarpum from the Horn of Africa Region". Syst Bot. 26 (2): 299–317. JSTOR 2666709.