Citrus maxima (Burman) Merr.

Common Names

Pomelo, Pommelo, Pompelmous, Pummelo, Shaddock


Green, yellow, or orange skin, pear shaped, large seed, divided green or pink flesh, think skin.


Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Tahiti, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam


Host for fruit files (including Anastrepha spp., Bactrocera spp., & Ceratitis spp.).

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