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Taxon: Citrus macroptera Montrouz.

 
Genus: Citrus
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 10739
Place of publication: Mém. Acad. Roy. Sci. Lyon, Sect. Sci. sér. 2, 10:187. 1860
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Riverside (RIV)
Accessions: 11 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Melanesian papeda  (Source: Gard BSing) - English
  • papeda de Melanesia  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (commercially cultivated in India fide Genet Res Crop Evol 60:1660. 2013); fruit (commercially cultivated in India fide Genet Res Crop Evol 60:1660. 2013)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Assam, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura]
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Myanmar (s.), Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


    Naturalized

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Guam, Northern Mariana Islands
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa


References:

  1. Carpenter, J. B. & P. C. Reece Catalog of genera, species, and subordinate taxa in the orange subfamily Aurantioideae (Rutaceae). (Cat Aurant)
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. Elevitch, C. R., ed. The traditional tree initiative: species profiles for Pacific Island agroforestry (on-line resource). (Trad Tree Init)
  4. Fosberg, F. R. et al. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae. (L Micrones)
  5. Guangdong Inst. Bot., ed. Flora Hainanica. (F Hainan)
  6. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  7. 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.
  8. Malik, S. K. et al. 2013. Socio-economic importance, domestication trends and in situ conservation of wild Citrus species of Nrotheast India Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 60:1655-1671.
  9. Penjor, T. et al. 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Citrus and its relatives based on matK gene sequences (PloS One) 8(4): e62574.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Sharma, B. D. et al. 2004. Genetic resources of Citrus of north-eastern India and their potential use Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 51:411-418.
  12. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  13. Stone, B. C. 1994. Citrus fruits of Assam: a new key to species, and remarks on Citrus assamensis Bhattacharya and Dutta, 1956 Gard. Bull. Singapore 46:110.
  14. Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives. (Bot Citrus)
  15. 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) 9:107.
  16. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:326.
  17. Yamamoto, M. et al. 2013. Diversity of chloroplast DNA in various mandarins (Citrus spp.) and other Citrus demonstrated by CAPS analysis J. Jap. Soc. Hort. Sci. 82:106-113.

Check other web resources for Citrus macroptera Montrouz. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=10739. Accessed 19 November 2018.