Source of plant family name Fabaceae

Bernard Brennan brennanb at eircom.net
Sat Oct 9 13:47:55 EST 2004


I understood the latest convention regarding the naming of a plant
family requires that the name have as its root the genus name of a
typical genus, however I am unable to locate any genus Fab... genus name
that fits, help will be appreciated, many thanks Bernard Brennan



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