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
Link to protologue:
Typification:
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: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring ()
  • 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:

    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Taiwan


    Other (origin s.e. China)

References:

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  22. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
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  24. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
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  28. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
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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=238. Accessed 23 June 2018.