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Taxon: Poncirus trifoliata (L.) Raf.

 
Genus: Poncirus
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 29344
Place of publication: Sylva tellur. 143. 1838
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 133 (81 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Henan Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Gansu Sheng (s.), Jiangxi Sheng (n.w.), Jiangsu Sheng, Guangdong Sheng (n.), Guizhou Sheng, Shanxi Sheng (s.), Shandong Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng (s.), Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu (n.)]


    Cultivated (widely cult. in temperate regions)

References:

  1. Bhusal, R. C. et al. 2002. Selection of rootstocks for flooding and drought tolerance in citrus species. Pakistan J. Biol. Sci. 5:509-512. Note: this study tested Poncirus trifoliata for flood and drought tolerance; it found it to be drought tolerant
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Cantuarias-Avilés, T. et al. 2010. Tree performance and fruit yield and quality of 'Okitsu' Satsuma mandarin grafted on 12 rootstocks. Sci. Hort. 123:318-322.
  4. Citrus Crop Germplasm Committee. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  5. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas Note: = Citrus trifoliata L.
  6. Courboulex, M. & H. de Lorrain. 1997. Les agrumes: oranges, citron, pamplemousses, kumquats. Note: re. French common names
  7. Dambier, D. et al. 2011. Somatic hybridization for citrus rootstock breeding: an effective tool to solve important issues of the Mediterranean citrus industry. Pl. Cell Rep. 30:883-900. Note: as a source of novel tetraploid hybrids with Citrus resistant to citrus Tristeza virus
  8. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  9. Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants Kampong Publications.
  10. Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea.
  11. Froelicher, Y. et al. 2011. New universal mitochondrial PCR markers reveal new information on maternal citrus phylogeny. Tree Genet. Genomes 7:49-61. Note: this study examined the origin and maternal phylogeny of cultivated citrus; it included two samples of Poncirus trifoliata; these samples clustered together and apart from other mitotypes of Citrus - Fortunella
  12. Gmitter, F. G. et al. 2009. Citrus breeding. Breeding plantation tree crops: temperate species 105-134.
  13. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  14. Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977-1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu).
  15. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  16. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants
  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  18. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  19. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  20. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:119.
  21. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  22. Natural Products Research Institute, Seoul National University. 1998. Medicinal plants in the Republic of Korea. WHO Regional Publications Western Pacific Series No. 21. URL: http://www.wpro.who.int/internet/files/pub/97/221.pdf target='_blank'
  23. Penjor, T. et al. 2013. Phylogenetic relationships of Citrus and its relatives based on matK gene sequences. PLoS One 8(4): e62574.
  24. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  25. Rao, N. M. et al. 2011. Chapter 3. Citrus. Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, tropical and subtropical fruits 46, 49. Note: as a "sexually incompatible genus"
  26. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  27. Reichel, S. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. German common names
  28. Spiegel-Roy, P. & E. E. Goldschmidt. 1996. Biology of Citrus. Cambridge Univ. Press
  29. Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  30. Swingle, W. T. & P. C. Reece. 1967. The botany of Citrus and its wild relatives.
  31. Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 2:171.
  32. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  33. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition). Note: = Citrus trifoliata L.
  34. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Poncirus trifoliata (L.) Raf. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=29344. Accessed 20 September 2019.