Mimosoideae


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Mimosoideae

[‚mim·ə′sȯid·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A subfamily of the legume family, Leguminosae; members are largely woody and tropical or subtropical with regular flowers and usually numerous stamens.
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Implications of chloroplast DNA restriction site variation for systematic of Acacia (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae).
Vachellia acuifera (Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) new to Cuba.
The most frequent pollen types of all propolis-producing regions were Asteraceae, Mimosoideae and Myrtaceae.
Esta Familia organiza-se em tres Subfamilias: Caesalpinioideae, Mimosoideae e Papilionoideae.
The family leguminosae is a large and economically important family of flowering plants and has traditionally been divided into three subfamilies Papilionoideae (Faboideae), Caesalpinioideae, and Mimosoideae. These have been recognized as independent families Fabaceae (Papilionaceae), Caesalpiniaceae, and Mimosaceae in several recent systems of classification.