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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Ordo: Ericales

Familia: Polemoniaceae
Subfamilia: Cobaeoideae
Tribus: BonplandieaeCantueaeCobaeeae
Name

Cobaeoideae Arn. (1832)

Type genus: Cobaea Cav.

Genera overview

BonplandiaCantua - Cobaea
References

Arnott, G.A.W. 1832: Botany 121.
Stevens, P.F. (2001 onwards). Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 6, May 2005. [1]

Cobaeoideae is a subfamily of the Polemoniaceae family of flowering plants. It is native to Baja California and tropical parts of the Americas.[1]

It was formerly given family rank as Cobaeaceae,[1] and placed in the Solanales.[citation needed]

The plants in this subfamily are mostly vines or small herbaceous trees with large showy flowers and winged seeds.[1] They have compound leaves and three-celled pistils.[citation needed]
References

Stevens, P.F., "Ericales: Polemoniaceae", Angiosperm Phylogeny Website, retrieved 2013-08-25

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