from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A tribe of plants belonging to the natural order Malpighiaceæ, proposed by De Candolle (1824), and typified by the genus Hiptage. By Bentham and Hooker it is not retained as a tribe, the genera it included being referred to the tribe Hiræeæ.
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