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Taxon: Citrus ×meyeri Yu. Tanaka

 
Genus: Citrus
Family: Rutaceae
Subfamily: Aurantioideae
Tribe: Aurantieae
Subtribe: Citrinae
Nomen number: 314299
Place of publication: Iconograph of Japanese Citrus fruits (Nippon Kankitsu Zufu) 1:91. 1946 "meyerii"
Link to protologue:
Comment: [C. medica × C. sinensis]
Name Verified on: 13-Nov-2017 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Nov-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Riverside (RIV)
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Chinese dwarf lemon  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • dwarf lemon  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Meyer lemon  (Source: Rev Aurant) - English
  • citronnier de Meyer  (Source: Les Agrumes) - French

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food: fruit

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China


References:

  1. Alireza, S. et al. 2013. Growth and physiological responses of 'Persian' lime and 'Mayer' lemon to salinity stress Acta Hort. 979:755-761.
  2. Carpenter, J. B. & P. C. Reece Catalog of genera, species, and subordinate taxa in the orange subfamily Aurantioideae (Rutaceae). (Cat Aurant)
  3. Courboulex, M. & H. de Lorrain Les agrumes: oranges, citron, pamplemousses, kumquats. (Les Agrumes)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  6. 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 (Rev Aurant) 9:115.
  7. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Citrus ×meyeri Yu. Tanaka :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=314299. Accessed 9 December 2018.