Genus: Sesamum L.

 
Family: Pedaliaceae
Common names: sesame
Genus number: 11096
Last updated: 28-Apr-1998
Accession Count: 1558 (1238 active, 1164 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Gormley, I. C. et al. 2015. Phylogeny of Pedaliaceae and Martyniaceae and the placement of Trapella in Plantaginaceae s. l.. Syst. Bot. 40:259-268.
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Images:

  • Embryo drawing: U.S. National Seed Herbarium drawing
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Sesamum
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=11096. Accessed 18 November 2018.