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Noun1.Pedaliaceae - the family of plants of order Polemoniales
plant family - a family of plants
order Polemoniales, Polemoniales - Polemoniaceae; Solanaceae; Boraginaceae; Labiatae; Lentibulariaceae; Pedaliaceae; in some classifications includes the order Scrophulariales
genus Martynia - in some classifications includes the unicorn plants
genus Sesamum, Sesamum - tropical African and Indian herbs
genus Proboscidea, Proboscidea - in some classifications included in the genus Martynia and hence the two taxonomic names for some of the unicorn plants
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8) Sesamun indicum (SI), locally known as Beeni seed in Nigeria, belong to the family Pedaliaceae.
It is a member of the family pedaliaceae which occurs throughout tropical Africa, and it is often seen in the wild.
of the family Pedaliaceae also known as gingely, beniseed, sim-sim and till, is an important annual oilseed crop in tropical countries.
The medicinal tuberiferous xerophyte Devil's Claw (Harpagophytum) belongs to the family Pedaliaceae and is native to southern Africa [1].
Entre las familias introducidas (especies), algunas ya naturalizadas, que no se tomaron en cuenta para los analisis, figuran Altingiaceae, Araucariaceae, Balsaminaceae, Casuarinaceae, Colchicaceae, Cupressaceae, Cycadaceae, Liliaceae, Moringaceae, Musaceae, Pandanaceae, Pedaliaceae, Pinaceae, Pittosporaceae, Plumbaginaceae, Saxifragaceae y Taxodiaceae.