Tree hovea Hovea elliptica, copyright Hughesdarren.

Belongs within: Papilionoideae.

The Brongniartieae are a group of leguminous plants found in South America and Australia, members of which bear flowers with dimorphic anthers that are alternately basifixed and dorsifixed (Cardoso et al. 2013).

<==Brongniartieae CP13
|  i. s.: Cristonia CP13
|         Thinicola CP13
|–Poecilanthe CP13
|    |–P. falcata CP13
|    `–+–P. parviflora CP13
|       `–P. subcordata CP13
`–+–+–+–Amphiodon effusus CP13
|  |  `–Tabaroa caatingicola CP13
|  `–Harpalyce CP13
|       |  i. s.: H. lanata CP13
|       |–H. brasiliana CP13
|       `–+–H. arborescens CP13
|          `–H. formosa CP13
`–+–Cyclolobium CP13
|    |–C. brasiliense CP13
|    `–C. nutans CP13
`–+–Brongniartia CP13
|    |–B. alamosana CP13
|    `–B. peninsularis CP13
`–+–+–Lamprolobium fruiticosum CP13
|  `–Plagiocapus axillaris CP13
|–Templetonia CP13
|    |–T. battii G04
|    |–T. hookeri CP13
|    |–T. retusa CP13
|    `–T. sulcata G04
`–Hovea CP13
|–H. chorizemifolia GK00
|–H. elliptica GK00
|–H. linearis C08
|–H. longifolia C08
|–H. pungens OS04
|–H. purpurea CP13
`–H. trisperma GK00
|–H. t. var. trisperma GK00
`–H. t. var. grandiflora GK00

*Type species of generic name indicated


[C08] Cambage, R. H. 1908. Notes on the native flora of New South Wales. Part VI. Deepwater to Torrington and Emmaville. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 33 (1): 45–65, pls 1–2.

[CP13] Cardoso, D., R. T. Pennington, L. P. de Queiroz, J. S. Boatwright, B.-E. Van Wyk, M. F. Wojciechowski & M. Lavin. 2013. Reconstructing the deep-branching relationships of the papilionoid legumes. South African Journal of Botany 89: 58–75.

[G04] Gibson, N. 2004. Flora and vegetation of the Eastern Goldfields Ranges: part 7. Middle and South Ironcap, Digger Rock and Hatter Hill. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 87 (2): 49–62.

[GK00] Gibson, N., & G. J. Keighery. 2000. Flora and vegetation of the Byenup-Muir reserve system, south-west Western Australia. CALMScience 3 (3): 323–402.

[OS04] Obbens, F. J., & L. W. Sage. 2004. Vegetation and flora of a diverse upland remnant of the Western Australian wheatbelt (Nature Reserve A21064). Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 87 (1): 19–28.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *