Collection and Characterization of Citrus indica Tanaka and C. macroptera Montr.: Wild Endangered Species of Northeastern India

@article{Malik2005CollectionAC,
  title={Collection and Characterization of Citrus indica Tanaka and C. macroptera Montr.: Wild Endangered Species of Northeastern India},
  author={S. K. Malik and Rekha Chaudhury and O. P. Dhariwal and Rajwant K. Kalia},
  journal={Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution},
  year={2005},
  volume={53},
  pages={1485-1493}
}
Citrus indica and C. macroptera are the wild endangered species of Citrus occurring in northeastern India. Surveys were undertaken in this region for ascertaining distribution, studying variability and for collection of germplasm of these two species. C. indica, an endemic species of this region, was collected from the Citrus Gene Sanctuary located in buffer zone of Nokrek Biosphere Reserve in the Garo hills of Meghalaya. In addition, a putative natural hybrid of C. indica and C. limon was… 

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