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Taxon: Limonia acidissima L.

 
Genus: Limonia
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 22253
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:554. 1762
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11629008
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 09-Dec-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Oct-2018
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Riverside (RIV)
Accessions: 17 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Myanmar, Thailand


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  3. Craib, W. G. & A. F. G. Kerr, eds. Florae siamensis enumeratio. (F Siam)
  4. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Kim, T. K. 2012. Limonia acidissima (Edible Med Non Med) 884-889.
  7. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  8. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  9. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  10. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  11. Stone, B. C. & D. H. Nicolson 1978. Arguments for Limonia acidissima L. (Rutaceae) and against its rejection as a nomen ambiguum (Taxon) 27:551-552.
  12. Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives. (Bot Citrus)
  13. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:190.
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Limonia acidissima L. :

  • 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=22253. Accessed 15 October 2018.