family Pedaliaceae


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Noun1.family 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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belonging to the family Pedaliaceae is an important oilseed crop, having seed and oil that are highly valued as a traditional health food, and has a large number of medicinal use.
Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.) belongs to the order Tubiflorae and family Pedaliaceae cultivated for its seed.
(8) Sesamun indicum (SI), locally known as Beeni seed in Nigeria, belong to the family Pedaliaceae. It is a staple food in both the Middle Belt and Northern Nigeria and often sold as antioxidants-rich health food.