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Related to Zygophyllaceae: Euphorbiaceae, Zygophyllum, Zygapophyseal joint
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Noun1.Zygophyllaceae - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regionsZygophyllaceae - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
Geraniales, order Geraniales - an order of plants of subclass Rosidae including geraniums and many other plants; see Euphorbiaceae; Geraniaceae; Rutaceae; Malpighiaceae; Simaroubaceae; Meliaceae; Zygophyllaceae; Tropaeolaceae
genus Zygophyllum, Zygophyllum - usually tropical herbs or shrubs having ill-smelling foliage and flower buds that are used as capers: bean capers
Bulnesia, genus Bulnesia - palo santo
genus Guaiacum, Guaiacum - small genus of evergreen resinous trees or shrubs of warm and tropical America
genus Larrea, Larrea - xerophytic evergreen shrubs; South America to southwestern United States
genus Tribulus, Tribulus - annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs of warm regions
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Tribulus terrestis (L) Puncture Vine (Zygophyllaceae) 76.
A member of the Zygophyllaceae family Tribulus terrestris, also known as Gokshura, Gokharu, or puncture vine, is an annual herb; its aerial parts, roots, and fruits have been used in traditional medicine for anti-inflammatory, diuretic, tonic, antimicrobial, and aphrodisiac purposes for thousands of years in China, India, Pakistan, and Sudan.
Zygophyllaceae Uzerlik, Harmal, Nazarlik otu Pistacia khinjuk Stocks Anacardiaceae Gezan, Bittim Platanus orientalis L.
(Bignoniaceae) (pink trumpet tree) (5%); Calamus usitatus Blanco (Arecaceae) [palm tree) (5%); Larrea tridentate (DC.) Coville (Zygophyllaceae) (Creosote bush) (5%); Deppea grandiflora Schltdl.
Fagonia cretica (locally known as Dhamma) is an important plant of zygophyllaceae family, which comprises 22 genera and 285 species, out of which 34 species are restricted to the humid and warm areas of all the continents.
dumosum (Zygophyllaceae) is a Saharo-Arabian shrub forming a compact multi-branched canopy either ascending or spreading low to the ground (Granot et al.