EPPO Global Database

Citrus x limon var. limettioides(CIDLT)

Code created in: 1998-05-31

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CIDLT
  • Preferred name: Citrus x limon var. limettioides
  • Authority: (Tanaka) Ollitrault, Curk & Krueger


A citrus hybrid of ancient origin, grown in eastern Mediterranean, Western Asia, India and more recently America 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Citrus limettioides Tanaka

Common names
Name Language
Palestine sweet lime English
limettier doux de Palestine French
lima de Palestina Spanish
lima dulce Spanish
lima dulce india Spanish