Taxon: Citrus indica Tanaka

 
Genus: Citrus
Family: Rutaceae
  Subfamily: Aurantioideae
      Tribe: Aurantieae
        Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 10719
Place of publication: Stud. Citrol. 2:160, 164. 1928
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Riverside (RIV)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Indian wild orange  (Source: Bot Citrus) - English
  • naranja salvaje de India  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (in s. India fide Mansf Ency)
  • Gene sources: potential for disease resistance in citrus (fide Genet Res Crop Evol 51:415. 2004)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of citrus crops (based on affinities within Citrus Amer J Bot 96:675, 679. 2009)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India - Meghalaya

References:

  • Bayer, R. J. et al. 2009. A molecular phylogeny of the orange subfamily (Rutaceae: Aurantioideae) using nine cpDNA sequences Amer. J. Bot. 96:668-685.
  • Bayer, R. J. et al. 2009. A molecular phylogeny of the orange subfamily (Rutaceae: Aurantioideae) using nine cpDNA sequences Amer. J. Bot. 96:668-685.
  • Carpenter, J. B. & P. C. Reece Catalog of genera, species, and subordinate taxa in the orange subfamily Aurantioideae (Rutaceae). 1969 (Cat Aurant)
  • Citrus Crop Germplasm Committee 1998. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Federici, C. T. et al. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Citrus (Rutaceae) and related genera as revealed by RFLP and RAPD analysis Theor. Appl. Genet. 96:812-822.
  • Federici, C. T. et al. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Citrus (Rutaceae) and related genera as revealed by RFLP and RAPD analysis Theor. Appl. Genet. 96:812-822.
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Jena, S. N. et al. 2009. Molecular phylogeny in Indian Citrus L. (Rutaceae) inferred through PCR-RFLP and trnL-trnF sequence data of chloroplast DNA Sci. Hort. 119:403-416.
  • Li, X. et al. 2010. The origin of cultivated Citrus as inferred from Internal Transcribed Spacer and chloroplast DNA sequence and Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism fingerprints J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 135:341-350.
  • Malik, S. K. et al. 2006. Collection and characterization of Citrus indica Tanaka and C. macroptera Montr.: wild endangered species of northeastern India Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 53:1485-1493.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Sharma, B. D. et al. 2004. Genetic resources of Citrus of north-eastern India and their potential use Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 51:415.
  • Sharma, B. D. et al. 2004. Genetic resources of Citrus of north-eastern India and their potential use Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 51:415.
  • Singh, R. & N. Nath 1969. Practical approach to the classification of Citrus. In: H. D. Chapman (ed.), Proceedings of the First International Citrus Symposium 1:439.
  • Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives. 1967 (Bot Citrus)
  • Tanaka, T. 1954. Species problem in Citrus: a critical study of wild and cultivated units of Citrus, based upon field studies in their native homes (Rev Aurant) 9:138.

Check other web resources for Citrus indica Tanaka :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.