Taxon profile


Japanese Bitter-orange
Poncirus trifoliata (L.) Raf.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Sapindales »  family Rutaceae »  genus Poncirus - poncirus

Scientific synonyms

Aegle sepiaria DC.
Bilacus trifoliata (L.) Kuntze
Citrus trifolia Thunb.
Citrus trifoliata
Citrus trifoliata var. monstrosa Tito
Citrus trifoliata var. monstrosa T. Itô
Citrus triptera Desf.
Poncirus trifoliata var. monstrosa (T. Itô) Swingle
Pseudaegle sepiaria

Other names

= Bitter Orange
= Hardy Orange
= Trifoliata Orange
= Trifoliate Orange


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Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Poncirus trifoliata (L.) Raf.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012

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