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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Caesalpinioideae
Tribus: Mimoseae
Genus: Neptunia
Species: N. amplexicaulis – N. dimorphantha – N. gracilis – N. lutea – N. monosperma – N. oleracea – N. plena – N. pubescens

Neptunia Lour.

Fl. Cochinch. 2: 653. 1790
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Neptunia (Fabaceae) in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 08-Apr-12.

Neptunia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Fabaceae. It belongs to the mimosoid clade of the subfamily Caesalpinioideae.[1]
Selected species

Neptunia amplexicaulis Domin[2]
Neptunia dimorphantha Domin[2]
Neptunia gracilis Benth.[2]
Neptunia lutea
Neptunia major (Benth.) Windler[2]
Neptunia monosperma F.Muell. ex Benth.[2]
Neptunia pubescens
Neptunia oleracea


The Legume Phylogeny Working Group (LPWG). (2017). "A new subfamily classification of the Leguminosae based on a taxonomically comprehensive phylogeny". Taxon. 66 (1): 44–77. doi:10.12705/661.3.
"Neptunia". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government, Canberra. Retrieved 2010-05-30.

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