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Genus: Cyclopia

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Fabales > Family: Fabaceae > Subfamily: Papilionoideae

Twenty-three species, endemic to the Western and Eastern Cape.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI).

Cyclopia alopecuroides


Cyclopia alpina


Cyclopia aurescens


Cyclopia bolusii


Cyclopia bowieana


Cyclopia burtonii


Cyclopia buxifolia


Cyclopia falcata


Cyclopia filiformis


Cyclopia galioides

Cyclopia genistoides (Honey bush tea)

Cyclopia glabra


Cyclopia intermedia


Cyclopia latifolia


Cyclopia laxiflora


Cyclopia longifolia


Cyclopia maculata


Cyclopia meyeriana


Cyclopia plicata


Cyclopia pubescens


Cyclopia sessiliflora


Cyclopia squamosa


Cyclopia subternata


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