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Taxon: Citrus ×aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle

 
Genus: Citrus
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 10683
Place of publication: J. Washington Acad. Sci. 3:465. 1913 "aurantifolia"
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1989212
Comments:
  • • [C. medica × C. micrantha]
  • • the original spelling "aurantifolia", being derived from the generic name Aurantium, is correctable under Shenzhen ICN Art. 60.10 (see Ex. 35)
Name Verified on: 13-Nov-2017 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 129 (24 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring
  • Human food: fruit
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics & subtropics)

    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan Sheng (naturalized)]


    Other (probable origin East India)

References:

  1. Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. 1976-. Flora of Libya. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  3. 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: = Citrus × aurantiifolia
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  5. Citrus Crop Germplasm Committee. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  6. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India. 1985-1992. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials (revised edition). 3:610-611.
  7. Curk, F. et al. 2016. Phylogenetic origin of limes and lemons revealed by cytoplasmic and nuclear markers. Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 117: 565–583.
  8. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  9. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  10. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  11. Elevitch, C. R., ed. The traditional tree initiative: species profiles for Pacific Island agroforestry (on-line resource). URL: http://www.agroforestry.net/tti/Citrus-citrus.pdf target='_blank' Note: Permanent Agriculture Resources (PAR), Holualoa, Hawai'i\; http://www.traditionaltree.org/
  12. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  13. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  14. 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.
  15. 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.
  16. Gmitter, F. G. et al. 2007. Citrus fruits. Genome mapping and molecular breeding in plants (7 vols.) Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. 14:265-279.
  17. Gmitter, F. G. et al. 2009. Citrus breeding. Breeding plantation tree crops: temperate species 105-134. Note: as "aurantifolia and recognized as a "true" species
  18. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  19. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  20. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants
  21. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2
  22. 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.
  23. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  24. Lubinska-Szczygeł, M. et al. 2018. Rapid assessment of the authenticity of limequat fruit using the electronic nose and gas chromatography coupled with mass spectrometry. Monats. Chemie 149:1605-1614.
  25. Mabberley, D. J. 1997. A classification for edible Citrus (Rutaceae). Telopea 7:170. Note: lists as Citrus ×aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
  26. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. 1936-. Flora of Peru Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  27. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  28. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  29. Nicolosi, E. et al. 2000. Citrus phylogeny and genetic origin of important species as investigated by molecular markers. Theor. Appl. Genet. 100:1155-1166. Note: as "aurantifolia"
  30. Nicolosi, E. 2007. Chapter 3. Origin and taxonomy. Citrus genetics, breeding and biotechnology. CABI 19-43.
  31. Penjor, T. et al. 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Citrus and its relatives based on matK gene sequences. PLoS One 8(4): e62574. Note: this study included one sample of Citrus aurantiifolia (as "aurantifolia) that clustered in a subgroup with C. micrantha, C. hystrix and C. macroptera within the pummelo clade
  32. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  33. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  34. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  35. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. German common names
  36. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  37. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  38. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966-. Flora of Iraq. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  39. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  40. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 2:126. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  41. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943-1980. Flora of Panama. Note: lists as "aurantifolia"
  42. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: lists as Citrus ×aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
  43. Yaacob, O. & S. Subhadrabandhu. 1995. The production of economic fruits in South-East Asia

Check other web resources for Citrus ×aurantiifolia (Christm.) 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?id=10683. Accessed 22 August 2019.