Taxon profile


Citrus L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Sapindales »  family Rutaceae »  subfamily Aurantioideae

Scientific synonyms

Aurantium Tourn. ex Mill.
Citreum Tourn. ex Mill.
Citrus subgen. Eremocitrus (Swingle) Burkill
Citrus subgen. Microcitrus (Swingle) Burkill
Eremocitrus Swingle
Limon Tourn. ex Mill.
Microcitrus Swingle

Other names

= eremocitrus
= microcitrus

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Intertaxon relationships

Related glossary terms

hesperidium, citral

Included taxa

Number of records: 33

species Citrus aurantifolia (L.) Swingle - Key Lime

Citrus aurantifolia - Key Lime

species Citrus aurantium L. - Sour Orange
species Citrus australasica F. Muell. - Native Finger Lime
species Citrus australis (A. Cunn. ex Mudie) Planch. - Australian Round Lime
species Citrus garrawayi F.M. Bailey - Mount White Lime
species Citrus glauca (Lindl.) Burkill - Australian Desert Lime
species Citrus gracilis Mabb.
species Citrus hystrix DC. - Kaffir Lime
species Citrus inodora F.M. Bailey - Queensland Wild Lime
species Citrus jambhiri Lush. - Rough Lemon
species Citrus japonica Thunb.

Citrus japonica

species Citrus junos Siebold ex Tanaka
species Citrus limetta Risso - Bitter Orange

Citrus limetta - Bitter Orange

species Citrus limon (L.) Burm.f. - Lemon

Citrus limon - Lemon

species Citrus macroptera Lour.
species Citrus maxima (Burm.) Merr. - Shaddock

Citrus maxima - Shaddock

species Citrus media
species Citrus medica L. - Citron

Citrus medica - Citron

species Citrus nobilis Lour. - Tangor
species Citrus paradisi Macfad. - Grapefruit

Citrus paradisi - Grapefruit

species Citrus reticulata Blanco - Mandarin Orange

Citrus reticulata - Mandarin Orange

species Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck - Orange

Citrus sinensis - Orange

species Citrus tachibana (Makino) T. Tanaka - Tachibana Orange
species Citrus unshiu Marcov. - Cold hardy mandarin

Citrus unshiu - Cold hardy mandarin

hybrid Citrus limon × Citrus medica (L.) Burm.f. - Ponderosa Lemon

Citrus limon × Citrus medica - Ponderosa Lemon

hybrid Citrus limon × Citrus paradisi (L.) Burm.f. - Imperial Lemon
hybrid Citrus paradisi × Citrus grandis 1984 - Sweetie

Citrus paradisi × Citrus grandis - Sweetie

hybrid Citrus × latifolia (Tanaka ex Yu. Tanaka) Tanaka - Persian Lime
hybrid Citrus × limonia (L.) Osbeck - Mandarin Lime
hybrid Citrus × myrtifolia (Ker Gawl.) Raf.

Citrus × myrtifolia

hybrid Citrus × taitensis Risso
hybrid Citrus × tangelo Ingram & Moore - Tangelo

Citrus × tangelo - Tangelo

hybrid Citrus × tangerina Tanaka - Tangerine

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