The Q&A Archives: Scientific Name Of Mexico Thornless Lime

Question: Mexico Thornless Key Lime genus & species nominclature

Answer: According to information published at the web site for the Center for New Crops & Plant Products, at Purdue University,

there are many synonyms/names for this plant. You may find Julia Morton's work there of interest:

in which she enumerates the various names. According to her list, the "spineless Mexican" is also known as "Yung".

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