The Phylogenetic Affinities of Two Mysterious Monotypic Mimosoids from Southern South America

@inproceedings{Luckow2005ThePA,
  title={The Phylogenetic Affinities of Two Mysterious Monotypic Mimosoids from Southern South America},
  author={Melissa A. Luckow and Ren{\'e}e H Fortunato and Silvana M. Sede and Tatyana Livshultz},
  year={2005}
}
Abstract Two monotypic genera of Mimosoideae from southern South America, Mimozyganthus and Piptadeniopsis, have been particularly difficult to classify and there has been disagreement about their relationships to other legume genera. We undertook a phylogenetic study based on molecular data from the chloroplast and nucleus, and synthesized it with new data from morphology, cytology, and palynology, in order to determine where these genera belong in the mimosoid phylogenetic tree. Mimozyganthus… 

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