tribe (biology)

According to Wikipedia:

In biology, a tribe is a taxonomic rank above genus, but below family and subfamily.

I don’t think I had ever encountered that meaning of the word tribe before.

That Wikipedia article also says that in zoology, tribe names tend to end in -ini and subtribe names tend to end in -ina, while in botany and bacteriology, tribe names end in -eae and subtribe names end in -inae.

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