Family Mimosaceae Brown 1814

Angiospermae - Rosales - Mimosaceae

Parent taxon: Rosales according to F. H. Knowlton 1919

Sister taxa: Barbeyaceae, Caesalpiniaceae, Cannabaceae, Davidsoniaceae, Dialypetalanthaceae, Dirachmaceae, Drupaceae, Elaeagnaceae, Eucryphiaceae, Papilionaceae, Pomaceae, Rhamnaceae, Rosaceae, Ulmaceae, Urticaceae

Subtaxa: Acaciaephyllum Acaciaphyllites Mimosa Mimosites Mimosocarpum Pithecolobium Prosopis Viborquia

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Ecology: "photoautotroph"

Distribution:

• Quaternary of India (10 collections), Trinidad and Tobago (1)

• Pliocene of Argentina (2), Bolivia (4)

• Miocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Colombia (1), Ecuador (1), Peru (1), Trinidad and Tobago (2)

• Miocene of Argentina (2), China (2), Cuba (1), United States (2: California, Montana), Venezuela (1)

• Neogene of China (1)

• Oligocene of the Czech Republic (1)

• Eocene of China (1), France (1), Myanmar (2), the United Kingdom (2), United States (8: Colorado, Georgia, Wyoming)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Colorado)

• Tertiary of the Dominican Republic (1), Venezuela (1)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: South Carolina)

Total: 51 collections including 64 occurrences

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