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Taxon: Fortunella hindsii (Champ. ex Benth.) Swingle

 
Genus: Fortunella
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 235
Place of publication: J. Washington Acad. Sci. 5:175. 1915
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2000515
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 14 (3 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit; fruit; fruit

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China, [Zhejiang Sheng, Guangdong Sheng] Hong Kong


References:

  1. Biswas, M. K. et al. 2010. Retro-transposon based genetic similarity within the genus Citrus and its relatives. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 57:963-972. Note: this study included Fortunella hindsii; it found support for the recognition of Fortunella as "a single independent group as a genus"
  2. Carpenter, J. B. & P. C. Reece. 1969. Catalog of genera, species, and subordinate taxa in the orange subfamily Aurantioideae (Rutaceae).
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  5. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Fortunella+hindsii&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  7. Garcia-Lor, A. et al. 2013. A nuclear phylogenetic analysis: SNPs, indels and SSRs deliver new insights into the relationships in the 'true citrus fruit trees' group (Citrinae, Rutaceae) and the origin of cultivated species. Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 111:1-19.
  8. Grosser, J. W. et al. 2000. Somatic hybridization in Citrus: an efective tool to facilitate variety improvement. In Vitro Cell. Developmental Biol., Plant 36:434-449. Note: this review cites a hybrid involving Poncirus trifoliata and Fortunella hindsiifor graft stock improvement
  9. Guangdong Inst. Bot., ed. 1964-1977. Flora Hainanica.
  10. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  11. Penjor, T. et al. 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Citrus and its relatives based on matK gene sequences. PLoS One 8(4): e62574.
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  13. Rao, N. M. et al. 2011. Chapter 3. Citrus. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, tropical and subtropical fruits 46, 49. Note: as a "sexually incompatible genus"
  14. Recupero, G. R. et al. 2005. New promising Citrus triploid hybrids selected from crosses between monoembryonic diploid female and tetraploid male parents. HortScience 40:516-520. Note: this review cited the use of tetraploid Fortunella hindsii as one the male parental species in a cross with diploid Citrus reticulata
  15. Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece. 1967. The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives.
  16. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 2:169.
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Citrus japonica Thunb.

Check other web resources for Fortunella hindsii (Champ. ex Benth.) Swingle :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?235. Accessed 15 November 2019.