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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: Newtonia
Species: N. aubrevillei – N. buchananii – N. duparquetiana – N. elliotii – N. erlangeri – N. glandulifera – N. grandifolia – N. griffoniana – N. hildebrandtii – N. leucocarpa – N. paucijuga – N. zenkeri

Newtonia Baill.

International Legume Database & Information Service (version 10, November 2005)[1]

Karma is creating Newtonia Newtonia is a genus of legumes in the subfamily Caesalpinioideae[1] and the Mimosoid clade:[1] or tribe. The genus is known from the early Miocene (22 - 21 Ma) of Ethiopia based on compressions of its diagnostic, winged seeds. [2]

Species are:[3]

Newtonia aubrevillei (Pellegr.) Keay
Newtonia buchananii (Baker) G.C.C.Gilbert & Boutique
Newtonia camerunensis - might belong in Entada
Newtonia duparquetiana (Baill.) Keay
Newtonia elliotii (Harms) Keay
Newtonia erlangeri
Newtonia glandulifera (Pellegr.) G.C.C.Gilbert & Boutique
Newtonia grandifolia Villiers
Newtonia griffoniana (Baill.) Baker f.
Newtonia hildebrandtii (Vatke) Torre
Newtonia leucocarpa (Harms) G.C.C.Gilbert & Boutique
Newtonia paucijuga
Newtonia zenkeri Harms


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.
Pan, Aaron D.; Currano, Ellen D.; Jacobs, Bonnie F.; Feseha, Mulugeta; Tabor, Neil; Herendeen, Patrick S. (2012). "Fossil Newtonia (Fabaceae: Mimoseae) Seeds from the Early Miocene (22–21 Ma) Mush Valley in Ethiopia". International Journal of Plant Sciences. 173 (3): 290–296. doi:10.1086/663967. S2CID 84215509.

ILDIS (2005)


International Legume Database & Information Service (ILDIS) (2005): Genus Newtonia. Version 10.01, November 2005. Retrieved 2008-MAR-31.

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