Citroideae

Orangeberry Glycosmis pentaphylla, copyright Krzysztof Ziarnek, Kenraiz.

Belongs within: Rutaceae.
Contains: Citrus.

The Citroideae are a group of trees and shrubs (rarely lianas) in which the fruit is a hesperidium, a type of berry with a thick, spongy rind and the flesh divided into segments. Members include the Indo-Australian genus Glycosmis, shrubs or trees with a rust-coloured indumentum on buds and young inflorescences.

<==Citroideae [Aurantioideae, Clauseneae, Clauseninae, Limonioideae]MS06
    |  i. s.: LimoniaB00
    |           |--L. acidissimaB00
    |           `--L. alataK73
    |--GlycosmisMS06
    |    |--G. macrocarpaSR07
    |    |--G. macrophyllaLK14
    |    |--G. pentaphyllaMS06
    |    `--G. trifoliataLK14
    `--CitreaeMS06
         |--Aegle [Balsamocitrinae]MS06
         |    `--A. marmelosMS06
         `--+--ClausenaMS06
            |    |--C. brevistylaB00
            |    `--C. excavataMS06
            `--CitrinaeMS06
                 |--+--CitrusMS06
                 |  `--Poncirus trifoliatusMS06 [=Citrus trifoliataLO98]
                 `--+--Pleiospermium alatumMS06
                    `--+--Severinia buxifoliaMS06
                       `--AtalantiaMS06 [incl. EremocitrusB88]
                            |--A. ceylanicaMS06
                            `--A. glauca [=Eremocitrus glauca]B88

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[B88] Bouček, Z. 1988. Australasian Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera): A biosystematic revision of genera of fourteen families, with a reclassification of species. CAB International: Wallingford (UK).

[B00] Braby, M. F. 2000. Butterflies of Australia: their identification, biology and distribution vol. 1. CSIRO Publishing: Collingwood (Victoria).

[K73] Krishnan, M. 1973. An ecological survey of the larger mammals of peninsular India (continued). Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 69 (3): 469–501.

[LO98] Lack, H. W., & H. Ohba. 1998. Die Xylothek des Chikusai Kato. Willdenowia 28: 263–276.

[LK14] Lyons, M. N., G. J. Keighery, L. A. Gibson & T. Handasyde. 2014. Flora and vegetation communities of selected islands off the Kimberley coast of Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 81: 205–244.

[MS06] Muellner, A. N., V. Savolainen, R. Samuel & M. W. Chase. 2006. The mahogany family “out-of-Africa”: divergence time estimation, global biogeographic patterns inferred from plastid rbcL DNA sequences, extant, and fossil distribution of diversity. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 40 (1): 236–250.

[SR07] Sankar, R. V., K. Ravikumar, N. M. Ganesh Babu & D. K. Ved. 2007. Botany of Anapady MPCA, Palghat district, Kerala with special emphasis on species of conservation concern. Bulletin of the Botanical Survey of India 49: 165–172.

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