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Taxon: Microcitrus australasica (F. Muell.) Swingle

 
Genus: Microcitrus
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 24247
Place of publication: J. Washington Acad. Sci. 5:572, figs. 1-4. 1915
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2000913
Name Verified on: 14-Feb-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 51 (11 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

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (n.e.), Queensland (s.e.)]


References:

  1. Anderson, R. 1968. The trees of New South Wales.
  2. 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. Note: supports its recognition in Citrus
  3. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  4. Francis, W. D. & G. M. Chippendale. 1970. Australian rain-forest trees Note: mentions
  5. Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11.
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption
  8. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Mabberley, D. J. 1998. Australian Citreae with notes on other Aurantioideae (Rutaceae). Telopea 7:338. Note: = Citrus australasica F. Muell.
  11. Rao, N. M. et al. 2011. Chapter 3. Citrus. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, tropical and subtropical fruits 46, 49.
  12. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. German common names
  13. Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece. 1967. The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives.

Check other web resources for Microcitrus australasica (F. Muell.) Swingle :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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?24247. Accessed 20 July 2019.