The PEDIGREE of
Family Fabaceae (Legumes)

     aka Leguminosae; (Fabaceae is the 3rd largest family of plants; Legumes were eaten by NEOLITHIC civilizations); aka Leguminosae

 "Child(ren)":       Subfamily Faboideae   ;   Mimosoideae (acacia : wattle : mimosa : mesquite : Manila tamarind :: 80 genera : 3200 species)   ;   Caesalpinioideae (peacock flower family :: brazilwood : tamarind : Judas tree : carob etc. :: 170 genera : 2000 species)   ;   730 genera (20000 species) altogether
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/-- Empire of Archaeplastida   +====> [ 57]
/-- Superkingdom of Metabionta
/-- Kingdom of Viridiplantae (Green Plants)
/-- Subkingdom of Streptophyta (Land plants)
/-- Branch of Stomatophytes  (475 M BC)
/-- Infrakingdom of Tracheophytes (Vascular Plants)
/-- Subphylum Euphyllophytina (Ferns & Seed Plants)
/-- Superdivision of Spermatophytes (Seed Plants)
/-- Division of Magnoliophyta (Flowering Plants)
/-- Subdivision of Mesangiospermae
/   | OR: prob. not Class Magnoliopsida   +====> [ 67]
/-- Cohort of Eudicots
/-- Infracohort Pentapetalae
/-- Subclass Rosidae
/-- Superorder Fabidae
/-- Order Fabales
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- Family Fabaceae (Legumes)
 


  ``2-Great Grandchildren:''       Arachis hypogaea (Peanut)   ;   Subtribe Astragalinae   ;   Genus Pisum (Pea)
 
  ``5-Great Grandchild:''       Spotted Locoweed
 

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