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Citrus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 28882

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): X Citrofortunella J.W. Ingram & H.E. Moore
  Common Name(s): citrus [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyRutaceae  – rues, rutacées  
                               GenusCitrus L. – citrus  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Citrus X aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle (pro. sp.) – key lime 
                                  Species Citrus X aurantium L. (pro. sp.) – sour orange 
                                  Species Citrus hystrix DC.  
                                  Species Citrus jambhiri Lush. – rough lemon 
                                  Species Citrus limetta Risso – bitter orange 
                                  Species Citrus X limon (L.) Burm. f. (pro. sp.) – lemon 
                                  Species Citrus X limonia Osbeck (pro. sp.) – Mandarin lime 
                                  Species Citrus macroptera Montrouz.  
                                  Species Citrus maxima (Burm. f.) Merr. – shaddock, pomelo, pummelo 
                                  Species Citrus medica L. – citron 
                                  Species Citrus X nobilis Lour. – tangor 
                                  Species Citrus X paradisi Macfad. (pro. sp.) – paradise citrus, grapefruit 
                                  Species Citrus reticulata Blanco – tangerine 
                                  Species Citrus X sinensis (L.) Osbeck (pro. sp.) – sweet orange 
                                  Species Citrus tachibana (Makino) Tanaka – tachibana orange 
                                  Species Citrus X tangelo J.W. Ingram & H.E. Moore – tangelo 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Citrus   
  Source: Rutaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Citrus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Citrus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Citrus   
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