EPPO Global Database

Citrus aurantium(CIDAU)

Overview
Last modification: 2004-04-10

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CIDAU
  • Preferred name: Citrus aurantium
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Southeast Asia. The first introduced Citrus species to be cultivated in the Mediterranean area. Probably a hybrid between C. maxima and C. reticulata. Cultivated for its fruits, which are used for making preserves. Used as a rootstock for C. sinensis


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Citrus aurantium subsp. aurantium Linnaeus
Citrus aurantium var. amara Link
Citrus bigarradia Loiseleur
Citrus buxifolia Poiret
Citrus communis Le Maout & de Candolle
Citrus vulgaris Risso

Common names
Name Language
bigarade English
bitter orange English
Seville orange English
sour orange English
Bitterapfelsinenbaum German
Bitterorangenbaum German
Pomeranzenbaum German
bigaradier French
citronnier vulgaire French
orange amère French
oranger amer French
azahar Spanish
naranjero Spanish
naranjo agrio Spanish
naranjo agrio Spanish
naranjo amargo Spanish
naranjo amargo Spanish
naranjo borde Spanish
naranjo limonoro Spanish
arancio amaro Italian
melangolo Italian
bittere oranjeboom Dutch
laranja-da-terra Portuguese
laranjeira-amarga Portuguese
laranjeira-azeda Portuguese
laranjeira-de-sevilha Portuguese
pomerans Swedish
ダイダイ Japanese
daidai Japanese
бигарадия Russian
померанец Russian
чинотто Russian
turunç Turkish
pomarańcza gorzka Polish
portokall Albanian
laranja mingots arbola Basque
горчив портокал Bulgarian
кисел портокал Bulgarian
севилски портокал Bulgarian
naronjer Catalan
taronger Catalan
taronger agre Catalan
taronger amarg Catalan
taronger bord Catalan
tronger Catalan
tronger agre Catalan
suān chéng Chinese
酸橙 Chinese
naranča  Croatian
pomaranča Slovene