Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Myrtle Lemon Triphasia trifolia

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Rutaceae [family]
Triphasia [genus] (1)
trifolia [species]

Classification

Rutaceae [family]
Triphasia [genus] (1)
trifolia [species]

Names

English name Myrtle Lemon
Alternative English name Sweet Lemon
Alternative English name Lime Berry
Alternative English name Moth Lemon
Alternative English name Sweet Lime
Alternative English name Wild Lime
Papiamento name Lamunchi Shimarón
Papiamento name Lamunchi Surinam
Valid name Triphasia trifolia (Burm.f.) P.Wilson
Basionym Limonia trifolia Burm.f.

Classification