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Anthemideae is a tribe of flowering plants in the aster family, Asteraceae, and the subfamily Asteroideae. They are distributed worldwide with concentrations in central Asia, the Mediterranean Basin, and southern Africa.[2]

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Glebionis carinatum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Supertribe: Asterodae
Tribe: Anthemideae
Type genus

about 111, see text
Sources: UniProt[1]

As of 2006 there were about 1800 species classified in 111 genera.[2] in 2007 the tribe was divided into 14 subtribes.[2]

Selected generaEdit


  1. ^ UniProt. "Anthemideae". Retrieved 2008-06-13.
  2. ^ a b c Oberprieler, C., et al. (2007) A new subtribal classification of the tribe Anthemideae (Compositae). doi:10.3372/wi.37.37104 Willdenowia 37(1): 89–114.

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