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Taxon: Citrus tachibana (Makino) Tanaka

 
Genus: Citrus
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 10787
Place of publication: Bult. Sci. Fak. Terk. Kjusu Imp. Univ. 1(1):31. 1924
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • tachibana orange  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food: fruit (bitter)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Okinawa] Korea


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu (s.w.), Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Taiwan


References:

  1. 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: "sister to a group of genetically similar mandarin species"
  2. Carpenter, J. B. & P. C. Reece. 1969. Catalog of genera, species, and subordinate taxa in the orange subfamily Aurantioideae (Rutaceae).
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  4. Fang, D. et al. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships among selected Citrus germplasm accessions revealed by inter-simple sequence repeat (ISSR) markers. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 123:612-617.
  5. 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. Note: this study included one sample of Citrus tachibana; it grouped in one of the three clusters of mandarin species, apart from the subclade of C. reticulata and allied species, but closer to C. nippokoreana, and C. tardiva
  6. Jung, Y.-H. et al. 2005. Investigation of the phylogenetic relationships within the genus Citrus (Rutaceae) and related species in Korea using plastid trnL-trnF sequences. Sci. Hort. 104:179-188.
  7. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption
  8. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Lin, S. Y. & I. Z. Chen. 2008. RAPD profiling of four native Citrus species in Taiwan. Acta Hort. 773:23-95.
  11. Liu, C. et al. 2012. Chemotaxonomic study of Citrus, Poncirus and Fortunella genotypes based on peel oil volatile compounds - Deciphering the genetic origin of Mangshanyegan (Citrus nobilis Lauriro). PLoS One 8(3): e58411. Note: this study included Citrus tachibana resolved among pummelos rather than mandarins
  12. Nagano, Y. et al. 2014. Characterization of chloroplast matK sequences of Citrus tachibana and Citrus depressa, two indigenous species in Japan. Advances Hort. Sci. 28:95-99.
  13. Nicolosi, E. et al. 2000. Citrus phylogeny and genetic origin of important species as investigated by molecular markers. Theor. Appl. Genet. 100:1155-1166.
  14. Nito, N. et al. 2007. Germplasm conservation of indigenous Citrus. Acta Hort. 760:105-108. Note: a cultivar maintained for potential breeding purposes, and considered among traditionally cultivated Citrus in Japan
  15. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  16. 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 accession of Citrus tachibana that clustered with some samples of C. depressa within the "mandarin cluster"
  17. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  18. Shimizu, T. et al. 2016. Hybrid origins of Citrus varieties inferred from DNA marker analysis of nuclear and organelle genomes. PLoS One 11(11): e0166969.
  19. Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece. 1967. The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives.
  20. 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. Revisio Aurantiacearum. 9:135. Note: Maruzen Co. Ltd, Tokyo.
  21. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  22. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Citrus reticulata Blanco
  23. Yamamoto, M. & S. Tominaga. 2003. High chromosome variability of mandarins (Citrus spp.) revealed by CMA banding. Euphytica 129:267-274. Note: Netherlands journal of plant breeding
  24. 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 tachibana (Makino) Tanaka :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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=10787. Accessed 23 July 2019.