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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Citrus aurantiifolia?
If you know websites containing any information about Citrus aurantiifolia please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Citrus aurantiifolia and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Citrus aurantiifolia.


Citrus aurantiifolia basic info
Scientific Name: Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle.
Family: Rutaceae.
Genus: Citrus.
Common names in English: Indian lime, Key lime, lime, Mexican lime, sour lime, West Indian lime.
For common names of Citrus aurantiifolia in different languages - See link
Description: The Key lime (Citrus ×aurantiifolia) is a citrus hybrid (C. micrantha x C. medica) with a globose fruit, 2.5–5 cm in diameter (1–2 in), that is yellow when ripe but usually picked green commercially. - for more info about Citrus aurantiifolia See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Citrus aurantiifolia
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Citrus aurantiifolia in other websites
Citrus aurantiifolia common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Citrus aurantiifolia - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Citrus aurantiifolia - See link.


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