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Hedysareae is a tribe in the sub-family Faboideae. Hedysareae species have loments, a type of modified legume that breaks apart at constrictions occurring between the segments of the seeds.

The following genera are recognized by the USDA:

  • Alhagi Gagnebin
  • Calophaca Fisch. ex DC.
  • Caragana Fabr.
  • Ebenus L.
  • Eversmannia Bunge
  • Halimodendron Fisch. ex DC.
  • Hedysarum L.
  • Onobrychis Mill.
  • Sartoria Boiss. & Heldr.
  • Taverniera DC.