Taxon: Fortunella margarita (Lour.) Swingle

 
Genus: Fortunella
Family: Rutaceae
  Subfamily: Aurantioideae
      Tribe: Aurantieae
        Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 238
Place of publication: J. Washington Acad. Sci. 5:167, 170. 1915
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-May-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Riverside (RIV)
Accessions: 7 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (fide Food Chemistry 136:532. 2013)
  • Human food: fruit (fide Cornucopia; Pl Res SEAs 2:169-171. 1991)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of citrus crops (based on crossing barriers with Citrus fide Wild Crop Rel Trp Fr 3:46. 2011)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . origin s.e. China

    Cultivated:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan; Taiwan

References:

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  • 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.
  • Courboulex, M. & H. de Lorrain Les agrumes: oranges, citron, pamplemousses, kumquats. 1997 (Les Agrumes)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • 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.
  • 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.
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  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
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  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Mabberley, D. J. 1998. Australian Citreae with notes on other Aurantioideae (Rutaceae) (Telopea) 7:336.
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  • Peng, L.-W. et al. 2013. Effect of heat treatments on the essential oils of kumquat (Fortunella margarita Swingle) Food Chem. 136:532-537.
  • Penjor, T. et al. 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Citrus and its relatives based on matK gene sequences (PloS One) 8(4): e62574.
  • Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rao, N. M. et al. 2011. Chapter 3. Citrus (Wild Crop Rel Trp Fr) 46, 49.
  • Rao, N. M. et al. 2011. Chapter 3. Citrus (Wild Crop Rel Trp Fr) 46, 49.
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  • Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. 1979-1991 (F Viti)
  • Spiegel-Roy, P. & E. E. Goldschmidt Biology of Citrus. Cambridge Univ. Press. 1996 (Biol Citrus)
  • St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  • Steward, A. N. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley. 1958 (F LowYangtze)
  • Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives. 1967 (Bot Citrus)
  • Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:117.
  • Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. 1976 (F Okin)
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  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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