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subtribe

 [sub´trīb]
a taxonomic category sometimes established, subordinate to a tribe and superior to a genus.
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sub·tribe

(sŭb'trīb),
In biologic classification, a division between tribe and genus.
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sub·tribe

(sŭb'trīb)
In biologic classification, a division between tribe and genus.
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A new subtribe in the Heliantheae (Compositae): Espeletiinae.
Diversity of non-glandular trichomes in subtribe Lychnophorinae (Asteraceae: Vernonieae) and taxonomic implications.
Cirsium palustre (L.) Scop., marsh thistle (family Asteraceae, subtribe Cardueae) is a herbaceous biennial plant widely distributed in Europe and found on marshes, hedgerows and moorland pastures.
Phylogenetic analysis of the subtribe Rutelina and revision of the Rutela generic groups (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae: Rutelini).
The trek led to a tent where Mangyan, from the subtribe of Tadyawan, representing some 80 families, waited.
and Chou, C.H., Phenetic relationship and identification of subtribe Oncidiinae genotypes by random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers," Sciencia Horticulturae, 96: 303-312 (2002)
Many sedimentary head capsules of the abundant Subtribe Tanytarsina could not be identified to a higher taxonomic level because they lacked the antennal tubercules (pedestals) and other distinctive species-specific characteristics (namely the mandibles).