Tageteae is a tribe of the plant family Asteraceae. It consists of approximately 216 species divided among 28 genera. All are found in the New World, with a center of diversity in the Mexican highlands. The type genus is Tagetes (marigolds).
Some authors include these plants within a more broadly defined tribe Heliantheae.
1. ^ "187. Asteraceae". Flora of North America. http://www.efloras.org/florataxon.aspx?flora_id=1&taxon_id=10074. Retrieved 2007-12-07.
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