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The Abreae is a monogeneric tribe belonging to Leguminosae-Papilionoideae. 2 species and 4 taxa are found in Thailand. Abrus are distributed mainly in tropical and subtropical regions particularly in Asia, Africa. The word  "Abrus" comes from "habro-" (Greek) which it means delicate, elegant, pretty or soft that referred to delicate leaflets and beautiful flowers.

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